Raef C. Boylan : Writing

Kirstie

Kirstie

A Poem by Raef C. Boylan


Kirstie doesn’t read for pleasure; one or maybe two books were forced upon her at school, but she can’t recall their titles. ..
Bad Taste

Bad Taste

A Poem by Raef C. Boylan


I am a sexual mess & not in the good way there’s no pretty-boy cure no standard therapy just confusion in the wake of crumpled ..
Subject

Subject

A Poem by Raef C. Boylan


I will never be a bohemian’s prize-f**k; too big and too ugly. This used to upset me. Add now to that list too uptight. Jim Carr..
Your Opportunity to Help Someone

Your Opportunity to Help Someone

A Story by Raef C. Boylan


Hi. My little cousinjust turned11 and will be starting secondary school [for my US friends: that's junior high and high school rolled into one place] ..
On the 21C

On the 21C

A Poem by Raef C. Boylan


the look they exchange across the bus aisle speaks verses of world-weary inevitability like a thirty nine-year old guy constantly crossing ro..
sample of new book - Where Nothing Is Sacred: Volume One

sample of new book - Where Nothing Is Sacred: Volu..

A Book by Raef C. Boylan


A few of the poems that are available in my book [published May 2009]...
The Burden of Overactive Minds

The Burden of Overactive Minds

A Chapter by Raef C. Boylan


My head...your head?
CCTV Smile

CCTV Smile

A Chapter by Raef C. Boylan


Suddenly they all went crazy or sane, depending on whose pamphlets you believe and whether you stood by their side or stepped aside as lengths o..
Raw on Terror

Raw on Terror

A Chapter by Raef C. Boylan


This is not a war. However long or short, the word ‘war’ tends to suggest a beginning, middle and end. How can it end, when we ..
Coveting Dr. Lecter [ Part II ]

Coveting Dr. Lecter [ Part II ]

A Chapter by Raef C. Boylan


I think I desire to be beyond definition. More intense than the glare from a razor blade held over the flame of a lighter, with more loopholes..