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The Poetry Marathon itself will be on June 22cd but in order to participate you have to apply for free between the 3rd-12th of June. Applying takes minutes, but we found that it helps in terms of making marathoners more committed and prepared for the…

The 2019 Poetry Marathon

The goal of the Poetry Marathon is to write one poem every hour, for twenty-four hours, straight. There is also a half marathon option, to write one poem every hour for twelve hours straight. The 2019 Poetry Marathon starts at 9 AM ET on Saturday…

CHARLATAN

Every word from his lips was conjured from a fantasy he dreamed from behind the gate 

DRY RUN

There was something quite different about this time around I missed the others… 

HERE COMES THE SUN

And then she named me Rachel Sun… I will never stop shining.  It’s always bright somewhere even when the shadow is cast.  I promised to stay golden   

blindsided

I know you didn’t mean to take me Down But I’m still coming back from that last hit  Blindsided…  Did you fashion a bus just so you could drive over me in it?   Or was I simply at the wrong intersection just in time…

CLOSETS

It’s like a closet… the mind Only we decide what goes in there, even if we didn’t notice someone drop a load on that empty shelf  Entire shopping sprees happen just to fill them up  Rarely are they ever empty  but attempts at clearing them…

TRUST THE PROCESS

Everything I ever asked for has been granted Whether I was the one to receive what I’ve requested is another story  We don’t always get what we asked for but somebody does  Open the channels  Trust the process Listen 

DEBUNKED

You will never make in this work it belongs to those with old money and the trust funded So… I set out to debunk his theory\ Because if we leave regeneration in the hands of the well endowed we normalize whats been allowed for far…

gone

In didn’t think you wanted me to stay so I left  

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