Previous   <<<    All Poets    >>>   Next
Previous   <<<    Ontario Poets    >>>   Next
Published December 18, 2018

Triton

by Hayley Dennis

Your laugh is Atlantis
Hidden deep beneath the sea
I set sail in a search
Hoping to be victorious
In my hunt to haul A rumble of treasure
Loose from your ocean chest



Low Tide

by Hayley Dennis

I am only a shell of the person you used to know
A shell that you bought back from you travels
To show to your friends and tell of the story of the girl you once met
A shell you tucked away to only bring out when you miss
The sun and sea and places you haven’t seen in years
To be reminded of by my touch
But if you took the time to listen to me
Put you ear to my heart you would hear the sounds of the sea
And my voice that whispers I love you



Extinguished

by Hayley Dennis

Yesterday I burned the remains of you
Behind my apartment
In the bad part of town
I stood in the dark
As you rose to flames

It’s the last time
I would allow you
To light up my life


Biography
Hayley Dennis is a student of The University of Ottawa where she studies
Communications and Theatre Performance. She has become well versed in
physical aspects of art and expression through acting and dance, but began
writing poetry as a challenge to herself to find ways to connect visceral
feelings to emotions, and recreate them through expressive language and
stylistic choices. Hayley hopes to link the  physical feelings of joy,
heartbreak, and loss to her words, and help others find the words to
express themselves. She is currently working on creating a larger
collection of her poems to share with others and can be found online on
twitter and instagram at @hayleymdennis.

Poetry by Hayley Dennis
(Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

Triton
Low Tide
Extinguished
Poetry by Hayley Dennis - Ottawa Poetry Magazine
Resources
Submissions
CATEGORIES
This website
©
Kirk Ramdath
and specified artists.
Main Page
About
ALL POETS
ONTARIO POETS
Advertisement
Newest on the Wax Poetry and Art Network
Click Here to See All New Published Work
Ottawa Poetry Magazine - ottawapoetrymagazine.com
Love what you see? Leave a Tip at paypal.me/waxpoetryart
Mention this poet and they will receive 50%.
Advertisement
Get the Official Print Version
Receive the Official Print Version of these Poems by
Bob MacKenzie
, in a letter sent via standard post.
Price includes postage to all possible locations on Earth.
Delivery times vary by location.
$13 CAD
$11 USD
£9 GBP
€10 EUR
Previous   <<<    All Poets    >>>   Next
Previous   <<<    Ontario Poets    >>>   Next
Advertisement
Love in a Handful of Dust by Kirk Ramdath
New Titles in the Bookstore & Free Library
JOIN THE
EMAIL LIST
Send an email to
info@waxpoetryart.com
with the message,
"Join"