Torrance

Casey Austin Williams  perfectly tailored top hattails and allclick clack click clackshoes shinedand buckles claspedclick clack click clacka measured stepand graceful gaitclick clack click clackshining tiles and dripping waxvelvet drapes…

the dancers

John Homan  Setting sun glows warmly on the stone facades.Gypsy jazz floats from the stage.A city street blocked off and filled with people. Brave couples swirl on the dance floor…

Alienation

  Maryam Qureshi  Burning stoveWarmth gently comfortsThe snowy day SilenceCreeping up stealthily Surrounds everythingThe effect of long sleepCold lullabies Trees dreaming ofReconciliationOld companions Cocoon inIsolation  Earth and SkyWrapping up in…

Astronaut

Carla Delgado  I feel as if I’m floating in spaceThe darkness surrounds me completelyI had no destination in mindWandering aimlessly among the rocks The darkness surrounds me completelyWhen I saw…