Tuesday, 4 June 2013

'Buried Alive' and 'For the Carcross Grizzly'

buried alive


buried alive
in a collasped factory
for 17 days
she prayed
to be saved

©Susan Burch


Susan Burch resides in Hagerstown, MD and loves trying to capture a moment in just 5 lines.

For the Carcross Grizzly

Bear, let me kiss 
your dusty tired feet, 
begging forgiveness 
for the ugliness of humanity. 

©Kate Prudchenko


Kate Prudchenko’s poems and fiction have appeared in journals, magazines and anthologies in the US, UK and Canada. She lives in Los Angeles and tweets @kprudchenko.


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