Immersion

it starts and it ends takes flight on dark wings and soars from my pen hell rises up heaven falls demons rush in and pass through the walls of the human psyche shored up by gossamer gods and magic pills tromp through mephitic mires of disbelief brandishing swords, counting kills nothing can protect you not…

The Unknown

galaxies beguile and beckon, mouths of black holes yawn. I face the unknown, bent of body, but bright of mind, not fearing the dawn of old age that comes to all stars, planets, and man. I face the unknown, time running through my fingers like grains of silvered sand. ©️Kaddie Tucker 2018 More from this…

Black Is

black is… the color of the ocean floor the color of the deepest well the color of a witch’s cat the color of a lover’s spell black is… the color of infinity the color of a new-moon night the color of secrecy the color of a dream that never takes flight black is… the color…

Unwind

I’m tired, so very tired of love, of so-called life of all the countless heartaches and years of endless strife can’t undo what been done too late to re-roll the dice time to pay the penurious piper but can’t afford the price the velvet black void beckons sweetly calls my secret name offering silence I…

Parthenope

Soft the sound of you within my veins as deep as blood and twice as warm Serenading me beyond the dreams of summer tides when night was born Set upon my lips as if they were, by true default, yours to reclaim The sound of every promise as a pen that only knows to write…

The Human Moment

I’m honored to have been asked to join the wonderful writing collective called The Literati Mafia. Thank you, dear writers, for letting me share my words with you. I’m excited and humbled to be here. And, I suppose, a first-post is in order. Here’s a poem I wrote a while ago about the fleeting human…