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she jumped

she was hiding. Furtive and bare-skinned. Deep in the dark when the thunder came. she cowered. Burrowed into shapeless corners. Humming off key beneath her breath as cymbals crashed. A shock of fire burst against her skin she ran. As … Continue reading

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The Object

The object blank, waiting an inanimatency alive in its constancy A sorrowful joy Little birth bloody and raw and loud Little death somber and clean and, quite suddenly, quiet sparkling with disuse cluttered with frustration A kaleidoscopic soul turning ever … Continue reading

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Time Less

substantial this timeless ticking filling corners a barren shallow gulf so…stark colors flowing tidal moon full and rising radiant the pulsing emptiness easing stealthily round boundaries erected stare into an abyss memory and shadow white room a facsimile wilting flowers … Continue reading

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in the end

And there was in the end a shallowness tingling in the house that was a home   there was in the end an emptying memories defaulted, burned a waste   there was in the end a fragility a sheerness of … Continue reading

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The Storm

The line of light breaks ‘tween the banks of burdened blue. The break widens as the tide of prescience gathers. Fibrous and cottony. Strident singing, screeching, ringing through the feathered ocean’s greens. Heat ripens. Thick bright red globules hang. Decadent … Continue reading

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Imperfect

‘Twas an imperfect rose That decided to bloom In spite of the gloom And shadow of the garden She grew in.   ‘Twas not the grace of the sun Nor the gardener’s hand That decided the sturdy blossom But refusal … Continue reading

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The Balloon

Utter darkness descends a contagion of screams quick touch lighter clicks toes stubbed “Where’s the flashlight?” says the man “Where’s the phone?” says the woman “What happened to my game?” wails the child Flashlight bobs a stream of muted cursing … Continue reading

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