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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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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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Colonizing Relationships

I loved not knowing you for those longs legs of time, of distance in thought pulled you out of an abstract ocean for new tastes. Commodity is a flower of comfort you thought meant love transcendence in the highlight of … Continue reading

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Retreat

in the tradition of holidays lost to anger I revolutionize the art of walking away into compartments of the mind retreat is permissible if meant to ignore the dark shape of eyes rural minds ask no more from forgotten lovers … Continue reading

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Fantasy

The mind is such a fabulous thing to waste on you. My favorite inner episode to play when the world insists I have better things to do. Who says love doesn’t live in this place. That cherry-lined day dreams and … Continue reading

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Him

I want to write you into life the one I want your humble fragility jumping inside of piercing eyes my complemented voice, my requited gaze I have lived through people, body and soul, raised my own and they still grow … Continue reading

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