Colleague and Other Poems

By Alex Andy Phuong Colleague Intrigue Conspire Confer Entice Entrance Hypnotic Ensnare the mind Arrest the heart And even when apart Colleagues who Become true friends Remain in touch For close acquaintanceships Are true friendships Three Trinity Combined To form unity Unify Soar high By & by All in all Avoid the fall And stand … Continue reading Colleague and Other Poems

The Spider in the Closet

By Anthony Palma   She didn’t move when I nudged her leg, she spinning, suspended from her own web. There are millions of spiders in the world, and her death was largely unnoticed, but to starve to death alone in a closet. I imagine her building her web and settling into the middle, waiting for … Continue reading The Spider in the Closet