Paintings from Vita Léo | PAROUSIA Magazine

    Histoire d’un homme infidèle  Un homme vient d’arriver en France. Cet homme a rencontré sa compagne, mais la situation de la vie lui a rendu infidèle. Il était obligé de faire des choses qu’il n’avait pas envie de faire. Un jour il a décidé de raconter toute la vérité à sa copine. Il a…

Two Poems from Benjamin Elemide | PAROUSIA Magazine

BETRAYAL We were in the garden of doom eleven of us with him. He said we should watch an hour, an hour that took eternity to elapse. Praying within boundary of wills, he poured libation of sweat and blood to purchase a steering wheel for the soul. Weakness begged for alternative, he wasn’t thirsty for…

Three Poems from Thalia Dunn | PAROUSIA Magazine

  For today Release me, God, one more time, from carrying these boulders of regret and guilt that I have created through thoughtless acts and blind inactions.  They are part of my journey now,  forged into my past with no way to banish or change them. But I can’t stop lugging them around even when…