The suitcase of Hermes

Poets of the World, Pavol Janik, Slovakia


New York In a horizontal mirror of the straightened bay the points of an angular city stabbing directly into the starry sky. In the glittering sea of lamps flirtatious flitting boats tremble marvellously on your agitated legs swimming in the…

Dancing Winds


AGAIN It was about noon and we were sitting in the shadow of the willow tree on the left side of the house The heat made us talk of the weather and he asked me of the colors of the…

Life’s Ondulazioni

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Pouring Milk for the Master With a limited palette her master painted her into a corner. A still life of a maid pouring milk captured like a butterfly on show. Pinned by the long days of balancing obligation and duty…

Tanka & Haiku


MICHAEL MCCLINTOCK from Tanka (短歌 “short poem”) is a genre of classical Japanese poetry and one of the major genres of Japanese literature.

Revenge of the Imagist Socialist Poetry

Mino Cerezo Barredo, Le Beatitudini, particolare

SERKAN ENGİN We are the revenge of all oppressed, despised, ignored, exploited, beaten, insulted, neglected, abused, molested humans in the world, fighters for their rights with our poems and essays. We are the revenge of the Art of Poetry and…

Parade of Poems for the changing season


GERMAIN DROOGENBROODT (edited by) HAIKU Moon in morning dawn vain competing with the sun to create the day GERMAIN DROOGENBROODT Ithaca 16.9.2016 COLDNESS Out of the dark tar-sea ascends the moon. Should you find now shelter my revered heart. Otherwise…

Parade of Poems

Bruna Bonino

GERMAIN DROOGENBROODT (edited by) A Gentle Breeze from the East Seductive as poppy pours dawn its red over the lake a pleasure for the eye. A lukewarm wind from the East caresses gently the surface of the water causing a…