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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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A Burial Will Greet You and My Cords Severed by Jessica Ni Leacai

I severed this cord, this genetic link, you left me in your despise, in your hostility. How everyday you harmed, you tortured me, and I am to forgive, to forget this? What demons possessed your soul, your mind, that you … Continue reading

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A Mother Left These Scars in Her Wake by Jessica Ni Leacai

This exploited effort has left me hallowed and hardened. Yet we know not needfully of what our purpose is proposed. And how dust dances around my feet so frequently All  these sounds surfacing like my metallic notes of memoirs. Their … 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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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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A Book Closed by Jessica Ni Leacai

  You slammed that door so suddenly in my face, what was it, that you thought justified unjust actions, aching torment you placed, putting dents in me, I loved you more than mountains made of hills, crushing me meaninglessly Yet you … Continue reading

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Mildred, In Memoriam- by Jessica Ni Leacai

Mildred, In Memoriam- by Jessica Ni Leacai Mildred, loving grandmother, lonely am I, left, sans your joyful laughter, lingering, no longer a confidant, so courageous, you battled beasts not worthy of your presence, and I died deaths, heart ceasing so … Continue reading

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