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Joshua Holton is a vegan activist and kickboxer from Carlisle, England. He has an MA degree in Psychology from The University of Edinburgh, lots of tattoos and a broken nose. He writes poetry, short stories and sustainability and social responsibility newsletters.
The following work is Copyright © 2017, and owned by Joshua Holton and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
Holding A Baby
Arms that have swung heavy fists,
Lusting hands that crawled in cracks,
Lips that spat molten excess,
I hope my sin is not contagious,
Mario Vitale (Welcott, Connecticut) is an established writer with over 1,000 poems. Featured on writercafe.com
The following work is Copyright © 2017, and owned by Mario Vitale and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
It clings to the cliffed shore,
In that breath between come and go
When he reaches out
Even as his shadow threads retreat,