Our shadows danced around the fire like savages before a kill, unaware that our souls were their prey. Graced without inhibitions or regard for self-preservation, we danced on. The flames licked our heathen heels, scorching flesh long into the night. The way we moved bled fevers through seared skin and cast the smells of our … Continue reading To Summon the Beast – A collaboration Nicole Lyons & SeA
Some of us sell pretty versions of our ugly selves and call it truth; others fold our pretty truths into ugly lies and call it even. We are illusionists, realists, the gamblers of souls, and we all pay the poet, in the end. © Nicole Lyons 2017
She will blaze through you like a gypsy wildfire. Igniting your soul and dancing in its flames. And when she is gone, the smell of her smoke will be the only thing left to soothe you. © Nicole Lyons 2016
Summer Slam is on now. Polish up those submissions to be featured on The Poets, we can't wait to read them. Send your submissions to email@example.com before midnight PST on August 18, 2016. Winners will be announced on August 25th and published on The Poets on The Lithium Chronicles.