Monthly Archives: July 2019

All Roads Lead to Rome at Spillwords.com

All Roads Lead To Rome
written by: lulia Halatz

https://spillwords.com/all-roads-lead-to-rome/

All roads lead to Rome
and poetry
– Delmore Schwartz

All words lead to Love
And the poetry in the afterLove

I wish I wrote poems
For the dreamers of barren lands.
They do not go to Rome
They go to places
That cannot be…

Devika Mathur – How I Function Each Day

Devika Mathur – How I Function Each Day on Sudden Denouement

… “Collect a few more items,
mosaic dreams, perhaps?
Collect some more,
keep it in your fading garden of memory.” …

Read more:
https://suddendenouement.com/2019/07/15/devika-mathur-how-i-function-each-day/


[Devika Mathur is a published poetess residing in India. Her works have been published in magazines like Visual Verse, Indian Periodicals, Blue ink poetry, SuddenDenouement among various others. She has been the part of the amazing anthology “All the lonely people” and is a contributor writer for Whisper and the roar and blood into ink. Recently, she started her own online magazine “olive skins” for surreal writers.]
She blogs at https://myvaliantsoulsblog.wordpress.com/.

Eduard Gorey’s illustrated covers

Magic covers for words in all colours by Eduard Gorey

Vicki Wilson : I envy them their herd

Vicki Wilson : “I envy them their herd” on Sudden Denouement

Worn thin
Like fabric rubbed between anxious fingers
For a lifetime
If that lifetime was thirty-seven years
Of purple prose and uneasy decisions
Uneasy… an absence of ease…

https://suddendenouement.com/2019/07/11/vicki-wilson-i-envy-them-their-herd/

[Photo: Fellini’s La Dolce Vita]


[Vicki is an amateur poet, a published author and haphazard artist. Drawn to the darker side of whimsy, she strives to impart a sense of beauty to those moments in life when we forget to look for it. Vicki has recently published a children’s book under the banner of dragonflypublishing. You can find her there writing her next one: https://www.facebook.com/dragonflypublishing.au Or instagram at dragonflypublishing.]