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In the Willows, I Wept Among the Reeds by Jessica Ni Leacai

Had happiness held my hands heartened in sadness, Would I wake in a wonder of wanton faked? If love’s languishments lept me from ladders above, Would I not prolong these punishments proved wrong? Should sorrows seep soundly into my shivering … Continue reading

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But None The Wiser Came I by Jessica Ni Leacai

Asked for no joy, of a remedial body, And none for my ails, medicinal masters responding But in my days, the darkness came, And none for me,the beckoning bells clang And all these halls, damp in their duress, And none … Continue reading

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Osculations Deprived by Jessica Ni Leacai

Sweetest berries hung rippening on the trees, would they kiss your neck so sweetly as me? Would they caress your shoulders in midnight hours, in a softness slowly silked like folding flowers? With such lips so loved by cupid’s bow, … Continue reading

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A Tree Cut Down In Vain by Jessica Ni Leacai

How demanding you are How your silence harms my soul, my heart Of these broken branches No seedlings sprout forth from this hollowed trunk What hazard am I? Too harsh for refinement? Why must I stammer each rivet cut from me? … Continue reading

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No Candle To Burn by Jessica Ni Leacai

The thoughts leak through me like liquid parafin Wax in no shape, no candle, wickless heart deliquesced. Merely wasted me of light, mishapen ornament bemused. Empty moments like molten lava, your excessive burning. Demolition incurred to emotes, inconsistencies of character. … Continue reading

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Disintegrated Soul by Jessica Ni Leacai

I lack the cold, you forbade me. Only ice crystals, shackle you there. Your warmth agnosises, omits a flame. What dare it, imbust fire inflamed. My furnace empty, No iced coals. You left ashes, here for winds. This poem can … Continue reading

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Yarn Burning by Jessica Ni Leacai

  Overly entangled emotions, how torturing, time, tangles them in me, I wish to rip ribbons, to revive, a rancid, rotten heart, hurt by your wastefulness, words, so woven wrecklessly in me, you are my ruin, ravager Doubtful leisured loving, … Continue reading

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