KARYNA BRYANT

Titanic / Titánico

Titanic So, there you are 4,000 miles away I still wear your t-shirt to bed sometimes The one you took off to give me in the rain While we enjoyed the night Like lovers Like silly kids Like two souls Bonding together like fast-drying super glue It feels violent to rip you from my heart […]

I taste a liquor never brewed

I taste a liquor never brewed – From Tankards scooped in Pearl – Not all the Frankfort BerriesYield such an Alcohol! Inebriate of air – am I – And Debauchee of Dew – Reeling – thro’ endless summer days – From inns of molten Blue –  When “Landlords” turn the drunken BeeOut of the Foxglove’s door – When Butterflies – renounce their “drams” – I shall but drink the more! Till Seraphs swing their snowy Hats – And […]

Success is counted sweetest

Success is counted sweetestBy those who ne’er succeed.To comprehend a nectarRequires sorest need. Not one of all the purple HostWho took the Flag todayCan tell the definitionSo clear of victory As he defeated – dying –On whose forbidden earThe distant strains of triumphBurst agonized and clear!

Wild nights – Wild nights!

Wild nights – Wild nights!Were I with theeWild nights should beOur luxury! Futile – the winds –To a Heart in port –Done with the Compass –Done with the Chart! Rowing in Eden –Ah – the Sea!Might I but moor – tonight –In thee!

I felt a Funeral, in my Brain, (340)

I felt a Funeral, in my Brain,And Mourners to and froKept treading – treading – till it seemedThat Sense was breaking through – And when they all were seated,A Service, like a Drum –Kept beating – beating – till I thoughtMy mind was going numb – And then I heard them lift a BoxAnd creak […]