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Sprouting by Jessica Ni Leacai

I let the lilies lie in their lilted lullabies, of corners that cobwebs craved their cries, When flowers fell in gardens not groomed, and all creatures crawling craved rays of the moon. While humans hindered lights that lit night’s street, … Continue reading

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As A Child I Prayed For Death To Release, Now No More By Jessica Ni Leacai

What a kind creature, you comforting came, When nighttime soured the evening flowers, And I lingered lonely there for you the same.  How helplessly, hanging on has haggard worth, For thoughts imprisoned all these visions, And your dust disintegrating in damned dirt.   Would not … Continue reading

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Ode to the Apoidea of Nectar’s Delight by Jessica Ni Leacai

Come to quick me, oh sweet honey bee, with your hive and buzzing swarm. Bombilates you sing, harmonised by your queen, of nectared air in a summer warm. In fluttering breeze, dance the pollen trees, of flowering pistils and fantasy’s … Continue reading

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In Honesty, My Stalks Wither by Jessica Ni Leacai

I am no flower, on a bush, be I pulled petals you plucked. In what good, my petals, be they bruised and of no use? I am no more, the avenger, be I planted plausibly or not. In dark nor … Continue reading

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A Famine of Floral Decadence by Jessica Ni Leacai

I want no more of this grave, this death, all that is embodied within this lingering leftover feeling. It steals in the sun and rots the warmest roots, what dare it to bare fruits and flowers in it’s turbulent soil. For I … Continue reading

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Fated for Insufficiency by Jessica Ni Leacai

If had you my heart planted in your garden, Should I sprout forth my flowers in triumph, proving my love not the weeds they named me. If coiled you your branches in my damp bed, How I would water them … Continue reading

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Not Begging for Flowers by Jessica Ni Leacai

From forth a seed did I once sprung, sweetly, in candor, came I, the stolen seraphine, sorrowed, in lack of chorus not present in thee. Dandering in dandelions did I stroll, searching, in eyeing, expectations I, the lost lyre, broken, … Continue reading

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