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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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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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Imagining madness

How I long to sit with you down by the water, on pebbled beach and sand succumbing to our mold, and we breathing in every moment, elapsing time,forever simplistic seconds of peaceful bliss  But we are only strangers, you the companion,  I long to … Continue reading

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Maternal misconception

You brought life into this world as if you commanded it, growing three flowers,from fingertips of apathetic necessity, Buds of blossomed babies born into motherless emotion, no sunshine, nor shadow, no nectar of sweetness poured forth from you  How they did sprout majestically, your … Continue reading

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