Staff Picks

Jacob Jackson7 days ago
The Black Wolf
How do I say my depression is unbearable when I'm stuck in this place? How do I say it without hurting the people who've tried so hard to make things okay, who've been there for me almost every single...
Hello, December
Hello, December, how’ve you been? It’s been a while since we caught up; we should spend some time together. Let’s stand outside wrapped in scarves and mittens catching snowflakes on our tongues while ...
LIFE MAZI20 days ago
The Spy and the Bird
(I'm working on publishing a poetry collection with a whole bunch of new poems so I haven't uploaded anything on here for a while. In the meantime, my little brother wanted to try and write a poem wit...
Violet P. Daviesa month ago
Eggshell Treadmill
I feel things that shouldn't matter But they do to me, and I don't want them to Which makes me want to punch a wall I feel like the world is a treadmill But I got all turned around And now I'm standin...
Adam Khamisa month ago
Healing Scars yet Healing... Scars
Healing scars. -A masterpiece? Receive the master's peace. The chains of the past once bruised my ankles Ensuring I never moved Bonded to my spirit ensuring I never moved on They rattled with every st...
Rhenato Amayamoto2 months ago
Walking Away
He called me today I had no words to say My anger still brimming from days long gone away What am I to say It's you that pushed me away Never admitting any wrong in anyway What am I to say I have no i...
Silky Beach
It's a little cold in between my covers, silky smooth... You won't even look at me, but it doesn't kill you. Do you not get cold as the sea does in the freezing winter? The ocean tide, carrying me awa...
Bethany C2 months ago
Three, Two, One
Three things you see. I see the failure I have become, represented in the textbooks I have failed to open in months. I see the hopes and dreams held since I was a child slowly seem more and more out o...
K. M. Strong2 months ago
LSD Reflections
Your mind makes use of every hour Like learning to use a new super power. Retrieving my sanity in the shower, It felt like being reborn. No use making sense, no use resisting. Your consciousness strai...