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the pearl

the moon is a solitary pearl a dumbstruck simpleton’s smile curled around the tiny grain of my solipsismal dream Advertisements

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The Kiss

Like that miracle girl from Wisconsin who slipped into the black hole of rabies and somehow found her way back painstakingly after a deep and fitful death- sleep, I am kicking through dark kelp beds toward a cone of murky, diffuse … Continue reading

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January 451 (Mid-Winter Thaw)

Wet pavement glistens an unnatural rainbow of indigo, ultramarine, emerald and gold, an oily borealis shimmering in dull light. Clouds hang low, a heavy poultice on a bruised world. Thin pink strata presage the night, flaring to orange like the … Continue reading

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Cold Respite

Startling silence after a three-day storm – minus-five and everything settled and smooth, snow resting like a kind of truce or like the moment of sleep-slipping after hard loving on silken-white skin.

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Haiku: stray dogs

While we are sleeping our minds have minds of their own — stray dogs on a scent.

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Cold Respite

Startling silence after a three-day storm – minus-five and everything settled and smooth, snow resting like a kind of truce or like the moment of sleep-slipping after hard loving on silken-white skin.

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haiku 13.81

you wrap me in warmth with your voice soft and silken from the edge of sleep

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