First Born


blue ribbon shrine

pristine shoes

Daddy toe waltzes

bedroom sanctum

car keys

genetic guilt

default executor

Last shovelful of dirt


Tweeted on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. CT

©2012 by Audrey S. Rivers & Poetweetry


For Maysoon Zayid:

Sister of the great divide

Let’s cross the Jordan

Efface Juden-Jihadist tattoos

Mend mortar in2 mirth

so children swing 

high above history.

Tweeted:  Thursday, January 8, 2012 at 6:23 pm CST

© 2012 by Poetweetry, Audrey S. Rivers



Arbeit Macht Frei

“Arbeit Mact Frei” or “Work Makes You Free” — the sign above the entrance to the Auschwitz concentration camp — was stolen by three youths in late 2009 who broke it into three parts as keepsakes.

Evil’s Paradox:

Defile Hell’s portal

& charnel ash stains UR soul

forever shackled 2 man’s

worst depravity

Tweeted: Janauary 4, 2010 3:313 p.m.
© 2010 by Poetweetry