Darkly Devotions

Lyric prose meditations that play with elements from evangelical Christianity, Buddhism, yoga, reiki, Tarot and “weird voodoo shit.”

~by Cindy Clem


Opening exercise: Make yourself a batch of raisin cakes and write a poem for your lover, or the lover you wish you had, or for yourself. Include these words or phrases:
• curtains
• little goats
• leaping
• the mountains of [your favorite mountainous region]
• battlement
• leopards
• ruddy
• shorn sheep
• garden of nuts Continue reading