The Night She Met Vodka, Poetry by Shiela May Baysa

She wasn’t ready to meet a man tonight

An unsweetened courage in her hands

Moonshine and beneath 

Are reasons to finish a drink

And in the middle of it all

Are dried up memories of some boy

She entailed to forget


THE DRINKING GAME, Poetry by Hanna Abi Akl

GENRE: Drinking, Dark, Depressive THE DRINKING GAME by Hanna Abi Akl On my own in the emptiness Of my room I try to drink my sorrows Away A bottle of beer A day Can heal My wounds And keep the voices at bay But sometimes One is not Enough So I double The dosage Triple… Continue reading THE DRINKING GAME, Poetry by Hanna Abi Akl