Monthly Archives: July 2015

The Unmet

Originally posted on Chimera Poetry:
I’m full of fears I’ve never met nameless guests who appear in my home  in my world  without invitation without welcome soul squatters my spine crawls with cringing anticipation waiting for the terror tentacles to…

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Coin Toss

Toss the coin and see it spin… On one side:  the flat chested girl turtled over hunched into herself  her spare curves ashes in her mouth her narrowness a shameful malady   Flip it over and the other side: the … Continue reading

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Her Favorite Flower Was Thistle

  Her favorite flower was thistle, her favorite color was anything faded         and sad songs made her dance. Neighbors clucked and shrugged their feathers what kind of child prefers a broken doll and shook their heads… … Continue reading

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Chimera is TWO YEARS OLD!

 LOOK! CAN YOU BELIEVE IT??   Chimera Poetry is celebrating TWO WHOLE YEARS of blogging-ness. YAY! Thank you all for stopping by, for your support and for gifting me with your time – the most precious commodity. We’ve come a … Continue reading

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Scar Tissue

  Old words, old wounds. Words shot in anger,  in ego,  in fear, my heart being an endless target, while my easily filled eyes tell you when you’ve scored. Old words, old wounds. Rise up like marching furrows, the scar … Continue reading

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Melissa

It’s gold I can feel and see first, gold of honey and wings and delicate wax. Feel the time and slowness and evenness of it walls not content to merely house but curves that hum and cradle and move you … Continue reading

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Chimera Packs Up

Chimera is all packed up and ready for The Great Wild Vacation Rumpus to begin!   I will be roughly here:           (if you look close, that’s me right there, waving. In the hat.) Besides other sightseeing, … Continue reading

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