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The Bridal Bouquet

It was nice, a green, glowing morning, misty-eyed, shying out of further moonlighting. Peace enveloped me and the sleeping bundle of new skin, softly fleshy, dimpled and doubly delicate, his breath shallow, yet throbbing with life. I leant out, the … Continue reading

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Cutting blue

Scissored thoughts cut through that softly rainy day when the mist made a monocle of my glasses and i sat, a hollow one-eyed whisper, rummaging through that cup-board of carefully folded words which turned around and bit the day into … Continue reading

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Hurt

It wasn’t the first time but she couldn’t say it hurt less now. Those spaces in time when red took over and colored itself in welts on her son’s tender skin. His whimpers hurt her. Every single time. Wrote this … Continue reading

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Malpaso?

Mis(s)-step this way was the whisper, unsure of me, of my tray and its array.   i was just trying to lose my way and the nudge came in handy, i’m sure, urging Mis-step this way! Miss, Step this way!   Slippers in … 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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