“Wasps and Honeybees”

By Thomas Page I am student teaching a senior level class in Washington, DC. They have to write some poems on these prompts. I decided to try all 30 of them. However, I will not say what the prompt was but what its number was. Prompt #1 Wasps and Honeybees live in the garden republic … Continue reading “Wasps and Honeybees”

Mayhem in a Season of Honey

Mayhem in a Season of Honey -a sestina   Scent of chamomile, and the smell of honey. Destruction hid in the coffee, over burnt already. She strolls into a sunroom filled with flowers and potted trees. But colors are abstract. Blind, intertwined with the immaculate darkness -- shades from the hell   they’ve told her. … Continue reading Mayhem in a Season of Honey