David Lohrey’s Machiavelli’s Backyard

Originally posted on A Forum for Divergent Literature:
Sudden Denouement Publishing is excited to announce David Lohrey’s collection of poetry Machiavelli’s Backyard. Lohrey’s poetry is rife with dark humor, biting social satire, and paralyzing honesty. His work illustrates that now more than ever, in a world overrun with vapid pop culture, shortened attention spans, and…

Introducing A.G. Diedericks – There’s No Dawn Where We Live

Originally posted on A Forum for Divergent Literature:
There’s no dawn where we live. I watch as you step inside my soul,  scavenging for a candle holder, accompanied by an indefatigable passion to touch this purely decorative heart. In my hands I caress your ethereal skin, freckled with my scars. On your lips, I turn…

Bellyful – Kindra M. Austin

Originally posted on A Forum for Divergent Literature:
Excuse my protrusion; I suffer intrusion of demons mine, and yours forced between my teeth. I masticate while you masturbate; fun to watch me swallow, innit? Pour a stiff drink, something acetic acid— make my stomach into plastic lined landfill, non-biodegradable. I’ll die bloated with a bellyful…