Author Archives: Yousei Hime

About Yousei Hime

This is the journal of a poetic rabbit. Within the warren you'll find poetry, short stories, essays, art, book and movie reviews, and other odds and ends. If you happen to meet the fey princess, be courteous. This rabbit did and was forever changed.

Belated (but still) Happy New Year — We Write Poems prompt 194

 I have a backlog of posts I started but have not finished.  This is one of them. Auld Lang Syne soloist cannot complain but hears thin echoes of disappointments that neoteric divorced a fateful existent time rings out past an ending a blessing, a fresh balm, … Continue reading

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poem-a-thon 1: the shackamaxon crew

Originally posted on naming constellations:
And now the first Poem-a-Thon poem for the month… as I posted before, I exhort you to visit my donation page and chip in. Here’s what I’m going to offer: – If you donate $25, I’ll…

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Submissions for Red Wolf Journal Issue 2

Originally posted on We Write Poems:
Are you poeming every day in April? Are you poeming copiously in some form in April? Are you poeming at all? If so, Red Wolf Journal would love to see your poems on the…

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Prompt 206 Which childhood?

Originally posted on We Write Poems:
Which childhood? The one from which you’ll never escape? –Li-Young Lee, “A Hymn to Childhood” In our adult life, writing as poets, do we find ourselves returning to childhood as a kind of base…

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Nihilism, Smart Asses, Bullies and Sociopathic Behavior- And Brown Shirts thrown in for good measure.

Originally posted on Lady Nyo's Weblog:
  Nihilism’s Corpse  Nihilism is a deep-sea fish. When it, in the form of language surfaces in the sea, it is already lifeless.  I detest its corpse like a dirty rag.  I hate it. …

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