Painting

Redskin Poet

Yesterday, I didn’t know how to love. Today, I’m showing you how to love. An admiration of grace, a natural charisma, unnerved. wickedly good, calm before the storm. An empathy...


Piece of Pot

Piece of Pot By: Irene Lo   one green snapback that will be wet for the whole night because i sweat. a new pimple for a new day. chicks with...


SWEPT MAGAZINE – ISSUE 1, VOLUME 1 SEPT. 2013

DOWNLOAD FOR FREE!!! Swept’s first official digital magazine is out! Download your PDF now! App will launch soon! Entering J-school, I was so sold on the whole reporter bit. Notepads,...


You are the Perfect Courtier

She’s Turbulent like the wind, Contaminated the land of hearts of men, At night in the light like a shadow, Words of such a fine recipe – One willingly swallows,...


Your Voice is Wine

Your voice is wine Your skin is milk To keep my heart pumping And my bones strong These thighs squeezing a hand These lips soothing throbbing bodies – Like full...


cinnamomum

cinnamomum   Rusty knives slipping beneath thick, puffy tree skin— We walked along laurel forests of half-stripped trees little people chirping as they stretched and licked time clean— watching feet...


Growing Scared

Growing Scared I wonder how it came to be Standing in the thick of it One on the side of caution Another humble giant Calling out for me Reaching graceful...


For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

“For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge”   Magic is the maypole dance, And truth is the carnality of those pagan priests; Holy orders in a never ending fantasy of The rights of...


On the Night

  O* the n*ght I *ome *ver I wi*l show you all lov* has *one on keeping f*om you w*th a *err mirror *nd a *ove song you’ve never hear*...


Painting from Toronto artist Evalisa Genova

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Longing

Longing If ever there were time to fly and soar upon the blackest sky: brave thunder, lightning, and heavy rain, t’would be to see your face again.   © –...


Boathouse

Boathouse   The heat of a -15 C railing skin brands into my wet lotion slicked palm. Freezing in a thin, murky sheet over fingernails lake water silicone and chamomile....


Out of Mexico – Artwork from Saul Landell

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Toronto Art – Painting from Eva Lewarne

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carbon.

carbon.   I mix rocks in a bowl and bake them into babies and trees 92 elements, spices, words folding in and in and in into round dough ball earths...


Night and Day

Night and Day Night’s candles are burnt out: Returned to Phoebus’ lodging. The world over the chariot rides But we light our lives with a stolen fire.   Vultures, Would...