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Not Converting, Not I, The Non-Conformist by Jessica Ni Leacai

How bliss is made in such divine foolishness, Does it pang your brain if heavy thought was spent? Should these emotes flow beyond basic happiness, Would it perplex your reflexes as so disturbed? Could deeply you deem darkness a shallowness, … Continue reading

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Colliding Plangents Pulling Cecaelia Apart by Jessica Ni Leacai

A wait that weighed an anchor, strapped to this frightened frame, currents collecting all cautions uncourteous of shame. Waves dare not waft the wretched siren, as sentries craved singly lustful leisure, emotions not bought with beauty nor pleasure. Perched high upon the … 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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Dragging Dead Limbs by Jessica Ni Leacai

My legs eating the cement, how they choked on punctiates, dug, digging pot holes in steps. These feet pulling in gravel, how they dragged your weight, run, running quick sand in veins. Your traction a pulley in me, how my … Continue reading

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No Love Left for Consumption by Jessica Ni Leacai

Wished you joy not eaten off plates, Tears not sipped from empty cups, Touch not prodded with forks and knives, And love not frozen for later.   This poem can be read on poetry.com- http://poetry.com/poems/193997

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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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