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Poetry

  • Refuge

    October 15, 2017

    There’s a woman across the sea
    I’ve never met—
    not in this life.

    I imagine she’s an early riser,
    grateful for pale dawns
    flush with peace.
    She’d tsk my late…

  • Grandmother

    October 15, 2017

     

    First, choose expensive stationery

    (this will make the receiver feel guilty).

    But if you truly aim to wound,

    the cheapest card cuts best.

    Then write in your finest,…

  • Female Digestive System

    September 12, 2017

    You used to live in there I said
    When my small boy approached me, lazing on the couch
    and pointed to my partially exposed
    n. stomach

       …

  • Rippled Surface

    September 12, 2017

    Water has a skin,
    a membrane thick enough
    for gods to walk on
    but delicate and cold as cloud hide.

    To enter the world of water,
    to swap terra firma for…