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I sing dandelion seeds

My chrysanthemum/daisy/buttercup bouquet in a shoebox is a love poem.  I open it for you, smiling, but you see only the yellows, not the asters that are my eyes.  I sing dandelion seeds, each note touching your face.  You brush … Continue reading

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stone dreaming

the woman with pebble eyes and river blood sings inside water her dragonfly wing whisper brushes my ears she needs rain the drought of her bones is dry twigs snapping her mud skin dries in lines tracing alphabets I don’t read the hurricane stripped … Continue reading

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