Solo for Voices

Please note–
The voices
inside your head
may not be
your own.
Begged,
borrowed,
stolen,
implanted
from a toxic source,
or origins unknown,
a mechanical reaping
of lyrics
speciously sown,
there is a lot
to consider
when brokering intimacy
with yourself
as the speaker
and listener.
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About John Biscello

Originally from Brooklyn, NY, writer, poet, spoken word performer, and playwright, John Biscello now lives in Taos, New Mexico. He is the author of two novels: Broken Land, a Brooklyn Tale and Raking the Dust, and a collection of stories, Freeze Tag. His fiction and poetry has appeared in: Art Times, nthposition, The Wanderlust Review, Ophelia Street, Caper, Polyphony, Dilate, Militant Roger, Chokecherries, Farmhouse, BENT, The 555 Collective, Instigator, Brass Sopaipilla, The Iconoclast, Adobe Walls, Kansas City Voices, and the Tishman Review. His blog--Notes of an Urban Stray--can be read at johnbiscello.blogspot.com. Broken Land, a Brooklyn Tale was named Underground Book Reviews 2014 Book of the Year.
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One Response to Solo for Voices

  1. jocelyn harper says:

    Kind of brilliant, John! Whatever voice you’ve got goin’ on, keep using it ~

    Liked by 1 person

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