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The Apparati of Flight

Sinew hinges, struts made of hollow bone, feathers to catch the air, to gather it up and shape it into dreams that hold us Aloft.  Forward we pump ourselves, wingbeats and heartbeats, feathers aligned against the pull of prevailing winds.  … Continue reading

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Yes, I am hungry. These are meals I would devour: Scrambled eggs with buttered whole wheat toast, ovum, milk and seed. All regrets, well chewed and swallowed and shat into a shallow hole dug with my trowel and covered with … Continue reading

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Toward an Uneasy Settling

His mind is a depression, curved, a hemispherical nest hollowed into straw cradling two eggs, the one blue-white like the rising moon, the other brown and speckled, neither warm. The night moves over him in waves, the borning stars, the … Continue reading

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For you, untitled

I give you this poem, simple as an egg speckled and still warm. Feel it in the cup of your palm, how it rolls over your lifeline And settles, light but palpable, a thin shell around a small world.

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my heart

crack open my heart like an egg do me over easy

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child’s pose

in the shape of an egg this is how i rest on the floor stretching my ankles and back but mostly just being with no particular desire to peck out of my shell

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