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There Are No Words

We should be boxed and ribboned, candy everyone wants, a sweet we give and pass around, but say nothing and be eaten. There are no words we can use, when yes is whore language and no becomes a knife in … Continue reading

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Spinning

slap-happy I own no mysticism even though so often I turn that other cheek set in permanent spin– darvesh one hand directed to heaven but this is no ecstasy the center dictating my direction skewed (pa)inward.

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