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Naming me

i don’t want to turn even as you shout at me to stop, turn, come back… will i not be reckoning that which i do not want to, that which i long to strip and trash at the soonest, peel … Continue reading

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Airport

Two travelers, With time to kill, Met at the airport lounge, Over suit-case stacks, The bedlam and human alarms Running to meet Deadlines, schedules, People and packets. Paired off together, Hit it off over port And parted with Parts of … Continue reading

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Sprint?

running the distance in 765 words, closing the gap with a few choice squeaks, sabers and summery sounds, pleasing, pausing and piercing, we’ve come long way, haven’t we, pole-vaulting with words sprightly, some soft and some specious too, for good … Continue reading

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Like me, love her!

Yes, catches the eye. What’s wrong with that? Great skin and set off impeccably by any colour you can think of. Turns heads, yes and never bats an eyelid. So, what?Dances with tremendous grace into other people’s hearts and doesn’t … Continue reading

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Bitter Chocolate

Love and devotion- it’s a candi(e)d emotion; a one-act play- complete with falsetto tones and staccato faces. The script’s rigid: sway and you’ll be swapped for a better player on a better day. D(r)ip and d(r)own this saccharine sweet love; … Continue reading

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Eye Candy

We were playing hide and seek, squeals of boyish laughter and shrieks of girlish delight piercing the air, almost setting the books atumble as i chased him around the shelves, orange-red bag, grimy tee, shiny cheeks and all, using the … Continue reading

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Babes’ day out

Sun down and all around, slivers in the salty air of light and sound and laughter for keeps. We sat there, prim as roses and passed views awild on all things, pebbles and pieces, boulders and basics. Nimble as the … Continue reading

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