Friday, 31 May 2013

one last cigarette
one last wraith still hanging in the air

*

James Newton

Thursday, 30 May 2013

a gift
for crushing the leaves―
garden mint

*

C. Steele

Wednesday, 29 May 2013

Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Truth

"Yes, of course I'm listening";
to the sound of my teeth grinding,
and that sparrow outside.

*

Jonathan Butcher

Monday, 27 May 2013

Sunday, 26 May 2013

Saturday, 25 May 2013

unmoved big stone
a wide shallow river
—a horrible hurl

*

ken sawitri

Friday, 24 May 2013

The rainfall paints the garden; the sunshine laminates the beautiful canvas soon after.

*

Shinjini Bhattacharjee
The Barge View

Thursday, 23 May 2013

fog

no other side
today
valley shuck in white
when asleep
we roll
apart

*

Ella Chappell
keepitsugarless

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

one week after Halloween
our pumpkin
toothless

*

Jay Friedenberg

Tuesday, 21 May 2013

Fuzzy fat green bud
Mostly still closed
Except for a peek
Of bright red tenderness
Waiting on just the right moment
To make its grand debut.

*

Stacy Maddox
stardrifting

Monday, 20 May 2013

Baby Banana

Smear of snail
bicycle-mown;
rotted fruit
burst ripe open.

*

Ian Mullins

Sunday, 19 May 2013

The Greeks put their money on Atlas
muscling the sky into place.
Mine’s on Einstein’s curved notion
that time enfolds Atlas in space.

*

Tim Laffey

Saturday, 18 May 2013

Raccoon

Fills my headlights
with eyes amazed by dying.
Makes a hideous thump.

*

J.K. Durick

Friday, 17 May 2013

start of spring
the growing herds
of hikers

*

Rachel Sutcliffe

Thursday, 16 May 2013

Cape Cod
the round sun rising over
your pregnant belly

*

Perry L. Powell

Wednesday, 15 May 2013

chemotherapy makes your skin unforgettably smooth
หลังจากทำเคมีบำบัดแล้วผิวของคุณช่างเรียบเนียนเหมืิอนไปทำสปามาเลยทีเดียว

*

James Newton

Tuesday, 14 May 2013

monsoon’s end
patches of emptiness
on the evening moon

*

Ramesh Anand

Monday, 13 May 2013

Deid craw o a black brolly by the dykeside.

*

F.E.Clark

Sunday, 12 May 2013

Saturday, 11 May 2013

a small trout
leaps
scarcely disturbs
a fast flowing stream

*

Armando H. Corbelle

Friday, 10 May 2013

Cary

Cary

Cary--

I never tire

of your dimple.

*

Michele Alice

Thursday, 9 May 2013

My Last Date

Your hair smelled really weird
but at least i remembered something
about you

*

Simon L. Read

Sunday, 5 May 2013

Puffy cotton balls
line blue ceiling
mackerel sky swims

*

kimberly childers

Saturday, 4 May 2013

ants on the bathroom floor
black taxis hurrying along the broad avenues between the tiles

*

James Newton

Friday, 3 May 2013

morning fog
opening the car
with the house key

*

Rachel Sutcliffe

Thursday, 2 May 2013

sky (sleet-gray-
steel) skyline
shaken storm
shaking thunder
through suburbs
buildings vibrating
deepest foundations

*

Steven McLachlan

Wednesday, 1 May 2013

though without you
to see it-
still spring blooms

*

Rachel Sutcliffe