Author: T. Mapley

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Blood at the Rodeo

Short Poem   The wild southwest has been a savior and a damnation. So sparse, so surreal and even in the squalor. The life I live is a lie and in this desert it...

poem about missing someone 0

Without You

Poem   I have plucked you like a thorn from my side. I have fucked you and shown you my insides. I think about you sometimes if sometimes means all of the time. I...

contemporary poetry 0

Suburban Perseus

Contemporary Poetry   I spend all my time screaming at walls and watching my prison sink. Circumvented by people I no longer respect, The tears they shed are meaningless like pages devoid of ink. Nothing,...

new poetry 0

Three Years

Poem   The weariness shows, Time now slows, and life cripples Autumn lets out a sigh Incubating Ice Shelter all the loneliness Anesthetize me Our copulation Rain puddles that we drowned in This budding...

free poetry 0

The Faded Man

Poem   On the bed a shadow of a man can still be seen, If you squint enough, And there is still enough. They say he had it rough; He won’t say anymore, So...

Poem About Vices 0

Ode To My Vices

Poem About Vices   You dull my mind And turn me blind But I need you Don’t I? Don’t lie. I need truth too. I hate you, so much, But I can’t give you...

place poem 0

Fox of Berlin

Place Poem   Fox of Berlin, Where do you go? To the beer gardens of bears? To the squalor of the low? How mechanical the city You chose to call your own, Forsaking your...