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Exquisite Corpse

Straylight Open Mic Night’s Exquisite Corpse poem! An Exquisite Corpse is created by passing a poem around the audience to be written line by line, with each writer only reacting…

This Feeble Kitchen Match

This feeble kitchen match
leans the way a magician’s cane
strikes the stage in flames
doves and all, shaking more dust
from that same darkness
each match shares with stars
left behind…

My Heart

By Nancy Takacs It’s a pond of turtles sleeping with one eye shut. The turbulent run-off from all the snow in a Yellowstone May. Natural water slide. A figurine of…