peycho kanev




this is what will be
left of me:

two closed

my heart in your hands

waiting in vain
for another turn of
this stupid dance
while the saddest song
is playing.

Peycho Kanev is 28 years old. He loves to listen to sad music while he drinks slowly his beer. His work has been published in Word Riot, Gloom Cupboard, Poetry Cemetery, Nerve Cowboy, The Chiron Review, The Guild of Outsider Writers, Spoken War, Side of Grits, Southern Ocean Review and many others. He loves to put the word down and not talking on the cell phone for days. He is nominated for Pushcart Award. He lives in Chicago. Alone. His new poetry collection which is collaboration with the poet Felino Soriano and the Editor Edward Wells is out now and can be found at


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