Posts Tagged ‘ NC Poetry ’

The Sand in the Glass

Feb 19th, 2016 | By

ShareTweetWe always want the sand to be coarser than it is. The smooth granules slide through the neck always passing through quickly as if to avoid having to make the decision to do so. If I leave my hourglass in the rain will it slow time down? Will it freeze these moments of bliss? And
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How Do You Look Back?

Nov 26th, 2014 | By

ShareTweetThe mind can create nightmares of horror if you let it. The past as a vulture circling above you reminding you of your eventual suffering. Memories clasp onto your past while talons drag remnants along the roadside. The scavenger always picks at but never carries away the remains.   The mind can also paint masterworks
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Cold Spring Rising: The Yadkin Bard

Apr 19th, 2012 | By
John York

ShareTweet   Most of my happy high school memories surrounded my senior year, as I knew I’d be getting the heck out of town soon. I was a very happy person for the most part but felt the need to pretend to be miserable, as you should not listen to The Smiths and be well-adjusted.
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