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In the Willows, I Wept Among the Reeds by Jessica Ni Leacai

Had happiness held my hands heartened in sadness, Would I wake in a wonder of wanton faked? If love’s languishments lept me from ladders above, Would I not prolong these punishments proved wrong? Should sorrows seep soundly into my shivering … 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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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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Follies filled the flowers by Jessica Ni Leacai

Oh little pleasures, how they delight,so cynically. Those sublime gestures,how they requite, so mystically. Their laughter lent, how they soften, the saddening hours And in our waking,how they hush, the maddening flowers.  This poem can be read on poetry.com –http://poetry.com/poems/200562

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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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In A Life, Traveled Far by Jessica Ni Leacai

One tripped a journey far and wide Until one reached the other side And on this ground one stopped to weep For oh such joy one hoped to keep   This poem can be read on poetry.com- http://poetry.com/poems/183256

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