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Mud-spattered Memory

Sheets of rain, Tiny mud fountains Spattered the tyres We skid          Slipped                      slid The only accent of rebellion- My clenched fist With its plain gold band Do you remember The salt and sweat As I do? P.S- Linked … Continue reading

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the terms of endearment

Why, you ask? Because I love the tip of your nose and want to do a liquid trace, slick, yet slow.   Now, you say? Well, it hurts to hold, Wait and wish. Please, let me Drop anchor And spread … Continue reading

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cherry blossom

i shivered and looked up into a sea of pink, an anthem in unison, a key to rise up and into them, into you, in that moment, pink, intense and fleeting, before the petals closed up, wilted and fell, leaving … Continue reading

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lotus-eater

sweet dirt, liquid and luscious (infested, as the flower is), soft petals and succulent stalk (pliable stalk, to be bent and twisted, sucked dry), newly sugared, gold-dust drizzler (sugar-to be tasted and discarded), hold me in your slow sway (i’m … Continue reading

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the Guessing Game

i wish you’d miss me or say some such, make me feel that i too matter, to you at times, maybe, more… can’t you make out that i need to be told and like not the conjectures that twist out … Continue reading

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Talk to Desire

fragrant with desire, the colour of a confused blue, that seemed to be playing a game with me, bobbing up when least wanted and refusing to leave when shown the door, flirting with my lack of control, loosening me up … Continue reading

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Smoke(d and)screen(ed)

i can’t stay ramrod straight my back does hurt. even as i lean away, i’m afraid of hurting you by the slope, breaking the ropes and plunging headlong into i know not what. let me home and keep me home, … Continue reading

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