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: …

Not currently available, or: Thanks for your understanding

Epigraph: Unfortunately, our play online feature is not currently available. We are working to get it back online as soon as possible. Thanks for your understanding.-MagneticPoetry.com, April 13, 2021 I find myself pulled to write magnetic haikus but site doesn't work

Your drive, or: Love virus

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. figure out your drive hack the online content stream upload love virus intelligent performance will boost network of writers Notes For this poem, I decided to make use of the 'Geek Set' on the Magnetic Poetry website once again;This poem was inspired by my post yesterday, in… Continue reading Your drive, or: Love virus

Poison words, or: Wake up kiss

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. but my god decayed into warm liquid fish eyes broken lips smoking breathed poison words over me melting into wake up kiss Notes For this poem, I decided to make use of the 'Poet Set' on the Magnetic Poetry website for the second time;This poem was, in… Continue reading Poison words, or: Wake up kiss

Marble nights, or: Haunting

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. angel bleeds color desiring eternity father's ghost haunting in joyless kiss lingering marble nights' old prisoner Notes For this poem, I decided to use the 'Poet Set' on the Magnetic Poetry website, which, I believe, is the first time I have done so;I find that switching between… Continue reading Marble nights, or: Haunting

Apparatus, or: Phylacteries

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. with apparatus on head, bare arm and fingers, aching man's tongue pants, chants soaring worship language to need's elaborate beat Notes For this poem, I decided to stick with the 'Original Set' on the Magnetic Poetry website, as I did for my sexy vampire poem last time;Having… Continue reading Apparatus, or: Phylacteries

Luscious, or: Sweet, raw peach juice

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. tongue licks luscious sweat finger smears sweet, raw peach juice bared breasts aching, "please" heaving deliriously death goddess smells blood in her Notes For this poem, I decided to return to the 'Original Set' on the Magnetic Poetry website;At first, the lack of an obvious theme left… Continue reading Luscious, or: Sweet, raw peach juice

Twitter poetry 2021: Week 10

My blogger-poet-friend Ingrid inspired me to create a Twitter account and start writing #APoemADay, which I began on January 1, 2021. Since beginning this daily challenge, I have been scheduling my Saturday poems on Twitter because I don't blog on Shabbas. It's odd, then, that it was only today that it suddenly struck me that I could also post… Continue reading Twitter poetry 2021: Week 10