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Sun shining over a mountain range.

My Mother’s Words

By Phibby Venable All my mother’s words live around here,and I am always placing them in whatever orderI can remember.They hold the door open each morning, and suggestI have a better gratitude and attitude,for being aliveI stretch my eyes all over the sky, I lean upand look over the mountainsMy…

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Still Life of a Sailboat

by Courtney Edwards I am still idling in an azure sea and waiting for wind which moves me to adventure, the kind that Hydra deserves. I resent shadows of soaring seagulls encroaching on my cabin windows, mocking my failing wings. I mourn the mast, my eager sentinel who waves a…

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Sexually Rejected Flies Turn to Booze

by Courtney Edwards There’s a lot to be depressed about when you’re a lonely fruit fly and you can’t take        the heat, walking slower toward the scientist’s open               flame because you see the inevitable burn on your tiny body and        still you must move forward   Through magnified eyes they…

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