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No Foundation

I did not build this life to last It doesn’t float It has no oars It can’t swim to save itself It rests on sodden stumps Soaked to their core Its waterlogged walls Barely cling together Shiplap collapse It wears … Continue reading

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Still Birth

I lay there in the dark Precise and still Expectant as an eggshell About crack open From the inside Committed to the spate of love That was my destiny Yet the hours trudged along And no savior claimed me for … Continue reading

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Once Enough

I once flew the length of you your peaks & valleys & hollows and all your shadows too I once drew the curves of you the bends & turns & corners every arc and arch I knew

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Squatters

Strangers have squatted in my house. A rag-tag bunch, They’ve definitely over-stayed their welcome if ever there was one. Chinese soldiers have taken the place of my lamps. They stand erect on their platforms, faces shaded from any questions that … Continue reading

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