I Just Wanted To Be Loved – Peter Olsen

“I want God to come/And take me home 'Cause I'm all alone/ In this crowd Who are you to me/Who am I supposed to be Not exactly sure anymore./Where’s this going to Can I follow through/Or just follow you For a while/Does anyone ever get this right?” - ‘The Vampires of Time and Memory’, Queens … Continue reading I Just Wanted To Be Loved – Peter Olsen

Wildling Child

A Must Read from Our Lady of Lust and Grace Source: Wildling Child

Selfish On Sundays – Nicole Lyons & Rachel Finch

I wrote a poem called In Blues and Golds that was published on Sudden Denouement a few days ago and one of my dear friends, Rachel of Bruised But Not Broken, read the piece and was inspired enough to write a piece around a couple of the sections of my original poem. Upon reading Rachel's … Continue reading Selfish On Sundays – Nicole Lyons & Rachel Finch

The Red Queen

For Shawna, may your scarlet crown always blind the fools; never forget who you are and what you deserve. The Red Queen She has stood before the greatest men and they have knelt within her fires. She forged herself a scarlet crown from each of their desires. She never kept them kneeling, always thanked them … Continue reading The Red Queen

Gathering Dust – S.L.Heaton

I wore it for you every day for eight years...strong and proud...hoping you would see...but you never did and made me feel as if I wasn't worthy. So my heart just sat there on my sleeve gathering dust and my knees became bloodied and bruised from crawling after you...begging...a futile attempt to acquire what I … Continue reading Gathering Dust – S.L.Heaton

A thousand suns – Nicole on FC

Thanks to FC for publishing A thousand suns "But your blame is happily dancing upon my chest" - read the rest here

Little Deaths

  There are little deaths in every bit of remembering, and all of the forgetting. The truth is I don't know if I should bleed for you, or for me. © Nicole Lyons 2016