Spit, or: Swallow

A limerick Trigger warning: Domestic abuse Learning just how to scream Hades' name was Persephone's debasing shame. While tending to his needs, she swallowed only six seeds, cuz she always pulled back when he came. d'Verse poetics: Persephone At d'Verse, we were prompted to take inspiration from the Greek myth of Persephone and write a… Continue reading Spit, or: Swallow

Frantic whispers screaming stop, or: …

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. why elaborate? frantic whispers screaming stop we like want need our picture of a peachy life as he beats her bloody raw Notes This poem was inspired by The Paltry Sum's blog post: 'Marriage is Murder';For this poem, I decided to make use of the 'Original Set'… Continue reading Frantic whispers screaming stop, or: …