Athena’s Dream: An Epic Poem by Corey Toomey

Beasts wide-eyed roaming within a jaded havenBlackbird feathers raining from a wintry heaven Caws so shrill and gnaws that kill, the nocturne to Athena's DreamA smile in the darkness, the prelude to Athena's Dream Sauna at dawn, amidst a graveyard's mistSo high her arrow, falling with pointed thristWhetstone sparks and brimstone bricksSailing a lily upon … Continue reading Athena’s Dream: An Epic Poem by Corey Toomey

Machine Queen: A Poem by Corey Toomey

Machine Queen with a keyless ignitionA heart metallic by aortic incision Chromium womb, ice to the touchMammary plate, rigid to the clutchStainless steel, clean of lover’s prints,A regal android who aborted a prince From within is the child weanedA ghostly child inside the machineFrom without is the child withoutUprooted is this downward sprout Ducts leaking … Continue reading Machine Queen: A Poem by Corey Toomey