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Jim Bennett, has written 74 books and numerous chapbooks and pamphlets in a 49 year career as a poet. Jim lives near Liverpool in the UK and tours giving readings of his work throughout the year. He is widely published and has won competitions and awards for poetry and performance. He runs www.poetrykit.org one of the world’s most successful internet sites for poets.
The following work is Copyright © 2015, and owned by Jim Bennett and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
.you told me about the horse
you could see its bloated
eyes wide...full of corruption
leaving a trail of blood
gas released..the carcass sink
of tangled metal....bicycles
eventually only its white bones
Frank Watson was born in Venice, California and now lives in New York City. He enjoys literature, art, calligraphy, history, jazz, international culture, and travel. Publications include The Dollhouse Mirror, Seas to Mulberries, The dVerse Anthology (editor), One Hundred Leaves (translator and editor), Fragments (translator and editor), and Poetry Nook (editor). His work has appeared in various literary journals, anthologies, e-zines, and literary blogs. Frank’s Twitter account is @FollowBlueFlute and his website is www.poetrynook.com.
The following work is Copyright © 2015, and owned by Frank Watson and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
sitting beneath the wall