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Writing and Knowing

I’m feeling inspired by the poetic guidance in The Poet’s Companion: A Guide to the Pleasures of Writing Poetry. Presently reading the chapter “Writing and Knowing”… hence the name of this poem. Writing and Knowing I know the kitchen, the … Continue reading

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reading

kindness in the book I hold before me, resting in the calm of my lap it is in these solitary moments that I remember intimacy lost turning pages and the soft touch of words. forget me not beyond this window … Continue reading

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weighing importance

do not fall into nothingness when there is too much to consider the eyes heavy, weighed upon by the pain of thought who said that this life requires my presence or my promises, I said in time when energy and … Continue reading

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The Inevitable

We sound like the crack in the floor We inherit gestures if nothing else Can be stolen. There are fingerprints left on so many words I didn’t want But exit my mouth anyway When standing. There is evidence of your … Continue reading

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The Preacher

You are a beautiful skeletal inspiration projecting truth, provoking emotional congregation humans can’t help but respond eyes can’t help but correspond. Isn’t that how it has always been with love? The sound of the wind gives up telling. The brightness … Continue reading

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What Doesn’t Change

Moving orients as well as disorients. It provides reacquaintance with what you’ve kept hidden in both a physical and metaphysical sense. The objects, these passions of the past, reminisce as settings, complex emotional frameworks. I found today a reading response … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye To Home

I lived in objects until they became voices in the corners of every wall, and we woke to understand that memories could contour without letting go, indispensable partners in life, mocks us in physical matter, until the humbleness unravels at … Continue reading

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