Story of the week
Posted by VeraClark on Thu, 25 Jun 2015Dear Cosmetics Industry,
I’m writing to complain about the negative influence you’ve had on my life. I’m usually reluctant to send pissy letters but if I don’t, nobody else will and that kind of attitude leads to complacency and passive acceptance of unachievable feminine ideologies.Read more
Poem of the week
Posted by Esmerelda-O on Fri, 26 Jun 2015
it never stops raining
and the house shakes when traffic passes,
juggernauts blasting roads through my head.
no-one will ever love you,
my mother once said -
and she turned out to be right,
although for the wrong reasons.
people, on the whole, are cruel and careless.
Picks of the Month
Posted by socialeaf on Fri, 15 May 2015On the gritty wall askew in sultry disrepair, hangs Hokusai’s Great Wave. Almost a window once perhaps, this place has won it over. Below on crumpled sheets, she cradles him like a cello
having fed him a teaspoon of sin. Pallid tenderness he weeps he knows. She sees and lets him go. Read more