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Eights (1)

Very often every day ⁣ my future falls asleep ⁣ wake up these full pages ⁣ my heart beats blood blood ⁣ Blood blood blood beats ⁣ time keeper – time saver ⁣ loser of seconds, hour winner ⁣ year … Continue reading

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Life aflow & awkward words•••

Life aflow & awkward words••• Out across night ⁣ water I reach • • • and miss ⁣••••• you • • • • • WHY DO DREAMS REFLECT GIANT BLOSSOMS and tumble shrink to⁣ mere words, while tall ⁣ hours, … Continue reading

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My clocks are talking backwards Seas fall between themselves Yawning, the world fills Blinking commas Harmony Balance When? My clocks are singing sideways Skies lie between themselves Waking reflections Dream-filled question Carrying Balance Now.. ———————————————- Process: Written before, shortly before, … Continue reading

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Silver

Magpies Magpies In my room, Tried to steal My jar of tears.. Too heavy They left. —– Magpies Magpies In my room, Tried to steal My jar of sweat.. Too light They left. —– Magpies Magpies In my room, Tried … Continue reading

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Snake in a tree

I saw a snake in a tree, pretending to be a bird. Lightning struck but the bird flew. I heard a cave in the armpit of a giant. Singing with sweat, while poison dust flew. I tasted the shadow of … Continue reading

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I’m sorry, son

I’m sorry, son, For the pain I caused you both. That day I heard Siren moonlight in the woods, Later, knee-deep In tantalising quicksand, I even wished To add you to our new life. One night I crawled Back, weary … Continue reading

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Broken Record (love on repeat)

You named me again,* as with my mum, my health flickered; light a new name and a child will flourish. Like the shadow of a dreaming carp,* I float to the kitchen; it’s breakfast in Hong Kong. eight hours to … Continue reading

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