FROM WHISPER TO ROAR – Robert G Wetzler

The Guardians of Propriety Demanded silence Clutching their pearls Pounding their pulpits Raising their fists “Speak not of such things!” They commanded. The Arbiters of Good Taste Joined in the chorus Condemning the ugly noise The Lawyers of the Powerful Negotiated settlements with Non-Disclosure clauses For years, so it went For decades For centuries Still, … Continue reading FROM WHISPER TO ROAR – Robert G Wetzler

What Lies Beneath? – Christine E. Ray

Originally published on Blood Into Ink what lies beneath this skin no longer supple and new etched with time’s fine lines that radiate from tired eyes faintly shimmering scars that circle my neck and pelvis like ironic smiles black ink needled carefully over time marking territory finally and unequivocally mine? what lies beneath these ribs … Continue reading What Lies Beneath? – Christine E. Ray