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stoned and at sea

i’m beginning my descent into darkness, sinking into turbulent waters, i’m no longer struggling to avoid the bleakness.   abob a whit before drunkenness descends, a one-way trip to deep craters i’m beginning my descent into darkness.   as the last waves … Continue reading

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Aflutter

She liked the pigeon. It was shivering, just like her, wet from the droplets that kept dripping off the sun-shade and plopping atop the two of them. The window- ledge was slippery with moss, half-heartedly littered with plastic and a few chips of … Continue reading

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Bedtime Story

a glance at her bedroom stance and i knew we were in for a roiling night, grappling with her shadows- larger and keener than she ever was; looming threateningly even as she cowered, dull and listless, limp to assault from … Continue reading

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Hour-glass Figures

Half a look at the cuckoo clock as it oozes time minutely and masterfully and pushes me forward, unwilling as i am, through vents, holes and sliding through pipes winding, i try desperately to structure time into blocks and boxes … Continue reading

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Dance Dance Dance

A jump, a skip, a smile, a laugh, twirl, turn, chop, peal- the morning was an activity swirl.there was insistent music in the background and she kept nodding her head, keeping the beat with an almost grim determination- the prescription … Continue reading

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