Tag Archives: long

water flows

i can hear the trickle and i am tickled, awash with days spent tinkling and in droplets glistening, drunk with fervor and flowered with fanfare even as they flowed away from us into a twilight zone that we couldn’t enter … 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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ice ice baby

icy queen singing a frigid tune tapping me well and then ticking me off for coming too close to her dragon lair it was a dare, but one i adore shaking  a leg with her icicle keg, powdering the blast, … Continue reading

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Roseberry Red

I’m inhaling that scent- Roseberry Red. Evoking memories of you-and-me-times, when we stretched ourselves and hoodwinked each other into a lie, florally complete and happily fruitless. Yes, partners in crime, But whom did we cheat? What did we do but … Continue reading

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Look through, Look past, Look beyond, Look into

I’m looking through people, looking for someone who dominates but my dreams. Someone who colours my days and clouds my nights. Someone who can tease the lines and snap them taut. Someone who can spar and spare and bring me … Continue reading

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