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A Worm Ate Inside Me by Jessica Ni Leacai

I wished myself the stem, a flower blooming How you stunned my growth, with sharp shears The roots of me withered, you poisoned them Life bled from my leaves, veins viciously cut Your weeds arrogate my being, parasites implanting bile … 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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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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Oceans in Sound by Jessica Ni Leacai

The sea, it swirled inside me,and outwards rolled, rendering waves, motions in tempo, tempered sonic fires, and I, a conch shell, shallowed and sore. Lift ears, eagerly to my shape, to listen how, heartbeats sound, echoes of opera, ocean’s rhytmic … Continue reading

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