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She Tells Us Her Creation Story

A flush of abundance that trickles into vacancy, Rushing my ideals back and forth in empty wheelbarrows- This man here, chose the wealth of forbidden fruit Chose this body (not mine) Chose these limbs (and no others). I baptize it … Continue reading

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Like Leaves, I Fall (Though I do not Decay)

  What is it, this time, Crawling up your spine, Using the backs of your Rib-cage as rungs? Every step, A sharper breath, Until it reaches your heart; Finally learning the color Of your blood. There are so many white … Continue reading

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Morning

  I see my hairs are split As I lay against The crevices of duvet skin. I tear them out, With my disquieted digits. Fingernails digging into my palm, A damp fist full of injustice And disturbed growth, My eyes … Continue reading

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Yourself

I sigh at your impertinence Keeping my smile towards the door And my mouth around goodbyes As you asked me If I could love you As dearly as you loved yourself The afterglow of A fling that’s been flung, Basking … Continue reading

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Prayer of St. Augustine

  The Soul of Peter In relentless pursuit of me I kick up my feet, Toes tickled by stale cigarette smoke Sipping cold coffee, I sigh “The universe is condemned, Save your breath, Not me.” Paul is still blind, I … Continue reading

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Stuff

Everyone I’ve loved Is made of 65% water. I never learned to swim. So I sink. Slowly. I ran into a glass door today. I ran into people. Both hurt The same Exact Way. I read a study That people … Continue reading

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Doubt

A petulant child Asking about nuclear reactors And relationships I’m screaming into a void Who is all-knowing. I’m tearing out my hairs And tearing up In frustrations At my connections With an alpha and omega Which have slowly become more … Continue reading

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Cracker Jacks

Brahmic gods and prophets with ancient masks Draw maps for an unseen journey. We trace our lives on tissue paper, Marking ourselves with pencil smudges. We’ve read the constellations for their answers, While writing ourselves among them. I watched a … Continue reading

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