Search

BURNING HOUSE PRESS

Not For Profit/For Prophecy

Tag

bleed

Glimpse by Judith Skillman

Glimpse

Continue reading “Glimpse by Judith Skillman”
Advertisements

Effusion by Victoria Nordlund

Effusion

Vincent Castiglia paints with his own blood.

Before you decide this is revolting,

you might want to try it yourself.

Don’t go to the extreme though:

Continue reading “Effusion by Victoria Nordlund”

The Last Time It Bled by Emma SzH

The Last Time It Bled

the last time I bled was when I stood on glass

the worst time I bled was when they put the scissors in my vagina

Continue reading “The Last Time It Bled by Emma SzH”

One Day Mother by Eden Howard

One Day Mother

When cramps come,

With knotted stomach sickness

And hours curled

I remember one week of knowing you,

The children you named,

Those who’d have,

My eyes

And your hair.

Continue reading “One Day Mother by Eden Howard”

Artificial by Paul Brookes

Artificial

is how things should be.

The bloodied disturb our equilibrium.

.

Continue reading “Artificial by Paul Brookes”

The Periodic Table by Isabelle Kenyon

The Periodic Table

reared my brother to normalise the words:

‘I am bleeding from my uterus’

(he’ll thank me one day)

I’ll complain every time I bleed-

my potential

scares men with small minds.


Continue reading “The Periodic Table by Isabelle Kenyon”

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: