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Pomegranate Juice in Three Parts

Sweet and sour, puckered tongues, and stained fingertips I had a great line here, but I deleted it in revision I tend to ramble and I drop in images from the things I’ve learned And I’ve learned a lot. So much crime in the world today, makes me wanna hide under the covers But you…

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The Transitory Nature of Self

It seems as though I am in a constant state of transition. People come, people go, but nothing ever really changes. Perpetual motion until a greater force propels me in another direction. I ache to find stability in earthquake friendly regions. Why do I open myself to such heartache? I must’ve been a masochist in…

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I Don’t Like September

I do not like September. With its cooling breeze and covered knees, Lyrically imprisoned in someone else’s dreams. It’s back to school, march one, two, three. I do not like September. Three steps closer to the end of the year. Which begs the question: where did it go? One happy little walk off a very…

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Morning at the Office

Stoic and upright in the throne The electric seduction of mechanically cooled air Blurs the punctured silence of ambiance Doors open and close above and below Never behind Leaves on the tree hover between a kaleidoscope of evergreen It’s time for a meal Patience knowing the wait is a little longer For the welcome respite…

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The Happening

I choose to believe there is life after this. The lives we lead are blighted little stepping stones to eternity. But I don’t know Eternity. I know what I know here: Her uniquely stark answering machine messages (just like my Dad) McDonald’s gift certificates every Christmas (hella treats for months afterwards) The Little Mermaid themed…

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