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Buttons’ confession

April 17, 2015

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I’m tired of saving you time after time taking blame and you blind to what you put me through   many find me insane that I’ve stayed by your side this will forever be my shame   I dream of turning a blind eye letting you crawl off nearby ledge it’s really only a matter […]

Pali-nope

April 17, 2015

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I don’t hate you, you who does not occupy enough of my time you who does not illicit thoughts of love or loss but merely reminds me of what could have been never was saw from afar but didn’t happen Mostly unpicked fruit not ripe enough never sweet No bitterness here Goodbye, my almost-but-not-quite lover […]

Transparent

April 17, 2015

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Transparent people dress in clothes to walk the downtown streets Their transparent thoughts are pinned to walls, left for all to see Transparent hopes and dreams and wants in open are set free Transparent love is unrequited, drifting out to sea NaPoWriMo Day 3: Fourteener

Burnt out

April 16, 2015

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a moment was all I wanted from you but you spared none and left me cold for the warmth your heart didn’t, couldn’t, wouldn’t light – embers missing from what should have been flames strong enough to show the way, guide me through this world, hold my gaze in darkened place. instead you turned eyes […]

Visiting mom

April 16, 2015

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I find the box in the back of the closet add water and stir with a bit of clay you’re back to normal well, what’s let of you anyway   For the sake of authenticity I slip a cigarette between your ash-clay lips find a lighter and make fire watch as embers absorb the tip […]

In the end

April 16, 2015

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I hope we ended beautifully a fire fit for roasting marshmallows as our sparks lit up the night, sky full of our bright display of public dis-affection   I hope we went out like lights in a storm made for scaring children into hiding in closets with the monsters we’ve made out of each other […]

Lighting up

April 16, 2015

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When I light my cigarette the smoke reaches out across the water grabs the horizon and stretches it braids the smell of sea, salt into the breeze melts sunlight into water eases me into the idea of another day In. Out. Breathe.