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A Virtue Lost and Lonely by Jessica Ni Leacai

How patience pricks my fingers of valued virtue, When calmness would not keep my callousness, Like the urgency of time ticking on my clock chiming, And you said cats could not companion me here. So hours slide, slippery through these … Continue reading

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Birds Breaking My Iced Cages by Jessica Ni Leacai

From glass cages, they freed the fathomed birds and their demours dimmed the brightest skies and ice, irked over these grounds of grieving. As I seen them soar over my shadowed sittings, I wished their travels would welcome warmer weathers, … Continue reading

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When Night Owls Long For Solace, They Call For You by Jessica Ni Leacai

Oh come, in heavy hours I would have you here, In all my moments your memories have held me, As I the child calmly sat in your soft hearted hands. In reflective remnants, I see your vision of valiant virtue, … 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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Not Longing for Familiarities by Jessica Ni Leacai

I want no more, no more of these empty plates, how they starve me of heedless hope. I long no more, no more the promises of yester years, how the perculate my blood boiling. I hear no more, no more … Continue reading

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Broken Mirrors Kept by Jessica Ni Leacai

Charcoaled  chunks of embered fire, a window, wailing winds, where are you my love? Did disaster of dawning hours, the sun, setting suddenly, losing you in their course? Yearnfully you not present here, this bed, bodily barren, what took you … Continue reading

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Vacancy Conflicted by Jessica Ni Leacai

Vacancy Conflicted by Jessica Ni Leacai No reservation read, chanced conversation commenced, two strangers stranded in streets, at closing calls of boarded bars. As minds met, hours highlighted haphazardly, taxi ordered onwardly in optimism, en route roaming to homesteads had. … Continue reading

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