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insomnia (not always a bad thing)

insomnia sometimes brings gifts if I had not opened this porch door at 2 a.m. & stepped outside my skin would not have held unfiltered moonlight, nor would I have seen Venus almost as bright as that moon just now … Continue reading

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insomnia

the katydids are done trading accusations this early morning it is time for crickets and owls to sing the small hours before ¬†first light teases the atmosphere from starred black to stained-glass blue premonition to another sunrise I am going … Continue reading

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insomnia

my eyes are open¬†windows uncurtained painting naked beams across the ceiling shot from unshaded bulbs impossible to dream inside that brilliance & if I close my lids the heat thrown off by this spontaneous internal combustion will fuse them closed … Continue reading

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