The Poetry of Mitch Worden
Welcome to my personal poetry exhibition! I have been involved in the pursuit of writing poems for years, but I have generally kept them to myself. With this website, I hope to present my works, both old and new, in order to share them with others. I hope you enjoy what you read! All the support is appreciated.
Emptiness is a kiss on the cheek, barely brushing the bone behind skin, needling at structure too slightly to ever see until deep in the white is an irreversible knife. Aching comes as the thought of an embrace; the gesture unspoken, unwanted, unknown when confined to literature and portraiture; alien if never seen or felt.Continue reading “Putting Blanks in Blank Spaces”
In all attempts to retreat from the tide, I see you turned about to reside in fantasies of watered-down lungs, bent over in a decomposing spine resigned to thinned marrow. There’s no hand to snatch an arm going under, shrugging off the pounding as an expected conclusion’s calling. And in a calculation of futures realContinue reading “And Now You Are…”
He lit a candle in a cave untouched through years, where only photo book reminders colored the sides. Written down in the margins of coy messages mailed between desks, something resonated in the angles and the threes. Even if the letters shrink in the knocking of aging, you’re cuddled up near the ghost of anContinue reading “Every Page Unwritten”
The sadness in this poem is palatable.
Wow..in youur words is…power, great.
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I really like the image of a bridge lined with kerosene, I’ve definitely had those throes of relationships before, where…
I’ve been writing poetry since about my 8th grade year at school. Since then, it’s been a consistent tool I use in order to express my feelings in a manner that has been very therapeutic to me. Toying with words, phrases, imagery, and so on is such a joy! I’ve done my best to keep at my poetry throughout my life and try to write on a somewhat consistent basis.
Outside of these endeavors, I am an avid appreciator of music. Currently, I write for Sputnikmusic.com as a contributing reviewer. My specialty revolves around covering records that ordinarily would receive little attention.
No matter what the objective is, I am always looking to write about something. Putting out the best material I am capable of and giving the greatest effort each time is my personal goal. It’s all up from here!
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