Bidden

The chair where no one sits Has eyes through which no one sees Gracious skin that no one feels A loving heart no one resists And, it seems, everyone fears it

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The Sixth 9

Kevin Allen – Writer    ♦    Melissa Bird – Editing    ♦ Tia Myricks – Part time contributor    ♦    Krystal Clear Logics – Digital Promotion The Sixth 9 Fear The pistol in the hand of Rory’s captor moves precariously from Rory’s skull to vanish behind her lower back. The man’s free arm … Continue reading The Sixth 9

The Silent Hill

The Silent Hill a poem by Kevin Allen The silent hill has no resting place anymore It is as loud and crowded as that other The one where the noises overshadow the quiet places of rest But there’s no resting there Not for the wicked Neither for the good It is a place of eternal … Continue reading The Silent Hill

The Sixth 8

The Sixth 8 Kevin Allen – Writer    ♦    Melissa Bird – Editing    ♦ Tia Myricks – Part time contributor    ♦    Krystal Clear Logics – Digital Promotion Into the Night A motorcycle, mounted by two riders silhouetted in the dead of night, is winding down near a tall rock formation. The … Continue reading The Sixth 8

The Sixth 7

Kevin Allen – Writer  ◊   Melissa Bird – Editor   ◊  Tia Myricks – Production  ◊   Krystal Clear Logics – Promotion and Digital Marketin The Sixth 7 “My mother, I dear say.” Kiren playfully eyes Miriam. “Thinks I am her imagination and refuses to acknowledge me at times, as you see. But I would so not like to be … Continue reading The Sixth 7

The Sixth 6

Kevin Allen – Writer  ◊   Melissa Bird – Editor   ◊  Tia Myricks – Production  ◊   Krystal Clear Logics – Promotion and Digital Marketin Chapter 6   “Young man!” Miriam takes note of the grating in her voice. Not too many years ago she would have relished the way Cory ogled her. The way his eye lingered dreamily above … Continue reading The Sixth 6

Press release

Publication 17 NOV 17 Willowdown Books present poetry by Melissa Bird The Stonecutter : Blackhole : I Have Everything Her poems will appear in the international poetry anthology THE POETIC BOND VII ISBN-13: 978-1978098039, ISBN-10: 1978098030 Biography, Melissa Bird (Spanish Fork, Utah, USA) Melissa is a mother and wife devoted to family. In her pursuit … Continue reading Press release

The Sixth 4

Her name is Mrs. Norman. Sixties. Long white-gray hair with next to nothing wrinkles. A warrior who has weathered several wars and just as many attempts on her life. Despite her kind, sweet façade, Mrs. Norman has seen the worst atrocities people are capable of, first hand.

The Sixth 3

Ninety percent of adult life for Cory Raymond has been filled with four letter words. On occasion, it is the higher end of the ninetieth percentile. Some days Cory gets really creative with those four letter words he’s learned to use efficiently. Cory learned them all while adulting and he would swear to that.

The Sixth 2

The Sixth Kevin Allen – Writer    ♦    Melissa Bird – Editing    ♦ Tia Myricks - Production    ♦    Krystal Clear Logics – Digital Promotion    ♦    TBD - Illustrator   ♦   TBD - Producer Episode Two: Sleep Cory thinks he lost them between Oak and Ridgedale. He had been able to … Continue reading The Sixth 2