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Burying You

And yet I stand here, Trapped   Surrounded on all Four Sides With reminders of you   Staring me down Telling me it’s Time to let go   Photo Credit: Ellieboat via Compfight cc

Vengeance

She stands still, looking out over the sea I hold my breath, watching from an upstairs window Does she know she isn’t alone?   A breeze takes her by surprise, and a curl Of hair is pulled from her cap Blowing gently across her…

The Ones We Leave Behind

Just whispers in the night After they’ve helped us Bury the body. Dirty hands so raw, Cracked and bleeding Heavy breathing, Once it’s complete Collapse in the snow And stare up at the Howling moon. I left you there, Your image fading into the…

Uncomfort

We do all sorts of things we’re uncomfortable with. We become all sorts of people we’re uncomfortable with. We keep changing, so slowly at first that we never notice until one day, we look in the mirror, and the eyes staring back are unfamiliar…

A Plea

I want you. How do you know someone, if not through their words? And I know your words. They speak to me each time I read a story or poem or essay. Does it matter where you are from? Or what you look like?…

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