My Poem Tears Of Venus

Tears of Venus burned and charred feet pound the surface that is turned to blackest ash they leave their traces everywhere guiding us tears of venus falling • wet the pulling of milk from my breast turns us round and round child flooded, I was drowning • you rode in on waves of pain I […]

Ancient Skill • A Poem by Jennifer Esperanza

Ancient, Skill, Poem, Jennifer Esperanza, time, dirt, spider, fear, love

Ancient Skill  ~ My Poem Ancient Skill ~ Photo © Jennifer Esperanza ~ Ancient Skill dirt and this moment mix in circles. the children’s playthings release the gasses of their toxic history time is the race of a red spider across the floor we dance in dark and lustful spaces, expression is velvet pulled slowly across […]

Pressed Deep a poem by Jennifer Esperanza

  Pressed Deep Wrap me in silk brocade the color of forest mosses it’s patterns pressed deep with wild flowers gathered at the hips & falling in folds like theater curtains in dark & moist old movie theaters I can feel the costumes of a thousand actors brush against my neck & hit against my ankles. […]

~ Ghost Hunt a Poem by Jennifer Esperanza ~

Beauty, Sensual Photography, Jennifer Esperanza

Ghost Hunt  Soon after my birth the ghost of my great grandmother came to visit me in the cradle. She floated in surrounded by light and feathers After her visit ghosts just kept coming to me or did I follow them? They call me in whispers & around corners They rush around me They throw […]