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Letting Go

My mouth knows the words and frames them in gilt cursive, ornate and twisted with false pretty I don’t own, sweet phrases blooming on pink greeting cards I never buy, because I have truth to speak that is  simple, unflowered and natural as breath. … Continue reading

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i wish you love and flight

for T. i wish you love and flight away from the cage of bone that holds you, broken and breaking further as you strike against those bleeding bars to reach light you are a floating thing, and fragile; a swallowtail … Continue reading

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rain

this  image translated to voice chained to what these limited eyes know, the universe scaled to a drop of water on a leaf in a summer storm so many drops to notice why this one balanced on the tip of … Continue reading

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