Recent Post
@metatronpress

- 1 day ago

RT @theonlyelitareq: 🥰🥰 my book is on this great list of fall books!! get your copy @metatronpress! it says it’s out october 1st but actual…
h J R
@metatronpress

- 1 day ago

Find @theonlyelitareq’s KNOT BODY on this @cbcbooks list alongside many other exciting poetry collections! Order yo… https://t.co/caAUQUXubr
h J R
@metatronpress

- 2 days ago

RT @lake_scum: everyone come watch @theonlyelitareq's book launch ft @Marsmella & @notesofacroc B) all the readers kick ass so what are yo…
h J R
@metatronpress

- 2 days ago

RT @thejoramsay: As an asexual, I'm probs the last person who would typically read erotica. But Suksi's writing is just so darn lovely? It…
h J R
@metatronpress

- 2 days ago

RT @LibrairieDandQ: .@theonlyelitareq stopped by to sign copies of their debut poetry collection, knot body! From @metatron press. Grab cop…
h J R
Archives

OMEGA | Lena Suksi
5957
post-template-default,single,single-post,postid-5957,single-format-standard,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-theme-ver-6.3,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.0.1,vc_responsive

Lena Suksi

08 Jun Lena Suksi

SUN IN AQUARIUS

 

 

I try to dream of the world
malingering
among the stars
with its breath deep and heavy and its skirts torn,

 

almost ash on its face,
like a cartoon getting ready
for bed in the pantry. Picture
the world with a broom.

 

The world surrounded
by moonglow, and manifest
in dreaming

 

it is other than itself.

 

 

LIBRA RISING

 

 

Unreal grace in the light
of explosive phenomena and turnover, oh you
are so often tender in
the predictable ways token of
a culture that promises it will hold
everyone.

 

I am grateful and patient,
your twin you didn’t know about kneeling

 

in a solid square of pink show light
barely breathing, just super grateful
for your lethal grace,
planning its altered imitation.

 

 

 


 

Magdalena Suksi is a Pisces with Scorpio rising. She reads horoscopes and poetry in Toronto. Both make sense of how a person can be themselves beyond the things the world calls them as instantly.

More Recent Posts