Featured Challenge #22 – Truth – Text #2

The Remains of a Lost Soul

By Vinnie Dime


It hurt

So you closed your heart


That’s the reason why

You need to look for substitutes

Seemingly quenching your thirst for well-being

For some time


But in the long run

It’s not working

It cannot

Because there is no substitute

Only the ephemeral illusion of it Continue reading


Featured Challenge #22 – Truth – Text #1

The Truth About Love

(an organized poetic essay)

by B.

0- Introduction

When you feel attracted

To a possible special someone,

When you put yourself out there,

You have to be prepared to accept

What will come next.

As Luck is a key,

Whichever the outcome may be,

It will not seem fair. Continue reading