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Catch the Tangles

Billowed darkness emptying itself in sheets of steely rain She caught up with the moment so her head could catch the tangles But still she whirled away because the stutter of the weather Metronomed into her brain The window trapped … Continue reading

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Luna, Stella, Sol

When Sol began to shiver, breathing thin and cold She felt the wrinkles of the day becoming old And with her fingers cast a glittered, cobwebbed spell To let her saffron light disperse to vivid gold   As Stella clawed … Continue reading

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To Vivid Night

She woke up to a single glowing sun.The tightened bounds of sleep became undone.Her steps that fell towards the Earth were young.The dew of life so sweet on her dry tongue.She stumbled into something like a walk,To write a name … Continue reading

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The Poet’s “I Love You”

A golden bee played background music to her thoughtful sighs, Her gaze attached to hummingbirds and silky butterflies. The Poet leant himself against the sunlit, cloudless sky, And it was then he felt an urge to send her a reply. … Continue reading

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Supernova

A beauty lost in space, almost beyond our starlit skies. The jets of golden dust and clouds that burn into your eyes. Our universe is full of darkness, soon there will be light. In distant space, a tiny spark burns … Continue reading

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We’re all Running Somewhere

Shoes, dusty, bright red. You know they’re sitting somewhere In the garden shed. You’ll put them on one day, You tell yourself, “One day I’ll go run somewhere, Somewhere beautiful, skyless. Somewhere where the grass and trees Let sunlight stream … Continue reading

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Imaginations

Cherry blossoms dancing in the wind, Landing on my silent fingertips. In my hands, beauty that I can touch, But looking up, there’s much more I can see. Darting round the trees, a phantom deer, Staring with its dewy eyes … Continue reading

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