Mia Romero’s Poetry

Mar 21, 2016 by

One Night   i wake up with a start. i’ve been in a timeless deep, except i was always aware of you lying beside me and i’ve kept...

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Irresistible (5 & 6)

Feb 29, 2016 by

Serialized Novel   The artist took off his belt slowly, and let his pants fall to the floor. Martine sat on the bed and stared...

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Dorothy Swoope’s Dinner ...

Feb 14, 2016 by

Sweet Valentine:   At the piano you play chords of magic and mystery and maybe even a little hope. I feel the essence of this...

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William Ste. Marie’s For...

Feb 13, 2016 by

Secret Valentine: We must never tell of  a long ride home  and how you said you were born in two places at once. We must never speak ...

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Lucie Bonvalet’s Ghost D...

Feb 12, 2016 by

Haunted Valentine:     “Touch,” he said. “It’s very soft.” It was, indeed, unnaturally soft. Like something containing...

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Ainslie Hogarth’s Blind ...

Feb 11, 2016 by

Creepy Valentine: Excerpted from LIFE AND DEATH ON SHOPTV.   “I tried to get a hold of you last night David.” “I’m sorry mother,...

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Jessica Westhead’s Weddi...

Feb 11, 2016 by

Wet Valentine:   Cathy had always dreamed of nautical-themed nuptials. Because Stan loved Cathy, his original notion was to fill...

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Karen McDermott’s Bored ...

Feb 10, 2016 by

Sad Valentine:   driving on our first date look what a green fire hydrant they’re usually red   Huh, I said  ...

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Kaye Linden’s Poetry

Jan 26, 2016 by

How Can A Woman? Pale pink, but the slender cartridge and shiny, slimy sensual lip slicker vaseline-quality of the new lipstick...

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Irresistible (3 & 4)

Jan 11, 2016 by

Serialized Novel   So they are in a taxi on their way to the apartment of the artist. Martine was glad they were going to his...

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Irresistible (2)

Dec 18, 2015 by

Serialized Novel   Sitting across the table from the artist on their first date Martine thought about how his beauty had not...

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From Lee Gowan’s The Bea...

Dec 18, 2015 by

Fiction:   A few weeks later Matthew was sitting in his favourite coffee place on Denman, skimming The Georgia Straight, when he...

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Tracey McGillivray’s Bri...

Dec 18, 2015 by

Personal Essay:   I drive past a low, green-glass building on Sheppard Avenue and my teenaged son swivels in his seat to stare...

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Aaron Poochigian’s Poetr...

Dec 17, 2015 by

Song: Defiantly of Love Meet her at Grand Central Station and walk her down under the bridge where the wild kids play in the street...

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From David Gilmour’s Ind...

Nov 7, 2015 by

Fiction:   He was working as the guest host of a television show when he met her. Sandrine Roth. Politicians, biographers,...

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Irresistible Chapter 1

Nov 7, 2015 by

Serialized Novel   The artist was the first man to slap her in the face. Not nearly hard enough of course. In the beginning he...

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Linda Rui Feng’s Poetry

Nov 6, 2015 by

Presidio: There to love the afternoon is to love in the afternoon. The colors are not the colors of flowers but of stones. You follow...

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Kera Yonker’s Sharks and Starf...

Nov 4, 2015 by

Personal Essay:   Once, you rarely left the house without make-up in case you met your soul mate while you ran to the drugstore...

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