Posts tagged ‘smoke’

April 22, 2015


by Lakshmi

your eyes were like myna’s wings and dark
with distress and delight stamped into the iris
thin phantom white hair like cotton in the light
smoke above us in weaves and ash scrapings

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June 10, 2014

Between Me and Myself

by Venkat

Smoke of fear
A layer between me and myself
Fire of dualism burning high

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April 16, 2014

White Smoke

by Venkat

As waves
Of white smoke
We collide

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December 28, 2013


by dokurtybitz

Dragon scales coil
In silken whispers,
Intertwined and evolving,
Fading away in the end
Much like life

February 18, 2013

Fire. Flood. Cake

by Joelly Cameron


I imagine you blowing out your candles at peace with the world.

The smoke curling up into the air,

Like tiny spider webs finding their resting point.

The vision of frosting left upon a knife, which severed the coat into pieces.

Moving on to fill other mouths,

That can carry a tune without void or objection.

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January 2, 2013

Smokey Temptation

by Kerrie Ann Salsac

There they sit; slim and straight,

taunting me, tempting fate.

I sit, fidget and squirm,

a desire to affirm

they hold no sway o’er me.

A lie for all to see.

Cigarette, fag or smoke;

all words on which I choke,

my need for nicotine

alarming and obscene.

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