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Monika Rose's Writings

Dec.01.2012
River by the Glass, A Collection of Poems by Monika Rose
Eye for an Eye         The photographer blinks An eye in an eye   He will never see The event in his lens   Locked into now His flash will illumine   What was then He is after   But later it was The photographer who   Misses the moment Though his eye Played upon it still
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Jul.03.2011
River by the Glass, poetry collection
Leper Lady at Swiss Park       The drunken rotund man dances with the leper lady her nose nearly gone, ears like chewed leaves pieces gone from edges of dissolving skin as if worms sheared them away while she spun   She is thin and swirls with her lips, holding onto her skin in the spin His excess envelops her as they both take up space on...
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River by the Glass, Poetry Collection Front Cover
Jul.03.2011
River by the Glass, A Collection of Poems by Monika Rose
  Bull Pine in the Window   Nothing dangerous will occur here inside the kitchen, listening tightly for sudden snaps in a passive pastoral   An open crown of a looming grey pine frames wild cucumber and clumps of mule ear that could pass for daisies Split trunks brush blue-iced sky like a loose broom on a winter window clearing morning crystal...