Month: February 2018

something happened

we were freshly married maybe only weeks or months you were doing dishes but knew I was in the kitchen I came up behind you encircled your waist kissed the skin just below your ear you screamed, seemingly in fear and shrunk away, dropped a plate I felt stabbed, perplexed asked what was the matter […]

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my number one fan

I sit on the edge of the bed pull on the socks, jeans, suspenders, shirt while the dumb animal lays out flat on the covers after it’s followed me from the breakfast table to the shower to the bedroom it’s my number one fan, you know cocks its head slightly to match my vision’s angle […]

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rebirth

somethin’ dirty somethin’ bad somethin’ insidious bought with the coin of weakness is losin’ its grip on little old me ah, I can feel it tentacle by tentacle prong by prong sinew by snapping sinew is it gonna go quietly? not a chance. it bellows and hollers in my dreams. but I analyze those cries, […]

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