by Nathan Elflein Ignore ignore despite what you feel. Keep faith in her despite what’s revealed. Valentines day, a day of love. A day to revamp what was once so good. Make love through the night, hold her close and tight, No reason to lose her, over stupid fights. Leave …

Silence consumed me Pain lashed like whips Cutting pretty arcs in the air But the shadows lay in wait You couldn’t see Couldn’t see They found me first I lay broken The past was the present The future was passed Impossible clock Ticking on And on And on My heart …

by Casey Edgington During the pre-war era the mindset of European nations were one of superiority and nationalism, there were mounting tensions and plenty of propaganda that fueled a desire for a great war. Rites of Spring would argue that the driving force was a war of cultural upheaval and …

A lantern was held aloft, it swayed like a pendulum to and fro. I felt as though my mouth was foaming, rabid wind through trees was groaning, I shook listening to an eerie moaning, While bathed in the moon’s soft glow. As the lantern bobbed it cast a shadow, it …

by Lauren Jackson Bodies dangle gruesomely from trees, strung up by their necks, the life choked out of their features. Grim displays of butchery litter the roads where weeds bend to touch them. Blood spattered sidewalks wind through parks. Bodies rain down in an odd tableau from a rooftop. The …