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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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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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Do you Remember?

Do you remember all those lovely evenings wrapped in silk and song? When the world saw only one evening, curled up in sheets in sweet silence. And I took your heart and held it in my honest hands, where it … Continue reading

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I’m the Solemn Sky

I’m the grimy gutters that litter the cold streets under your tough feet I’m the grating, tinny groans of cans of beer lugging themselves down empty roads I’m the slime that slips between the cobblestones that’s bound within your bones … Continue reading

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I Love You When…

I love you when you smile, and your happiness leaks onto your lips, When you share it with a moment-long, softly-sown kiss. I love you when we simply sit in cotton silence Writing love notes on each other’s palms with … Continue reading

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Somewhere in Between

Sometimes the tarmac feels a little rough, And sometimes life’s a little bit too tough, But when you feel the glass beneath your shoes, Remind yourself that you’ve nothing to lose.   And in the distance, like a tiny star, … Continue reading

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Forward Again

We walk to the edge of the trees, Push past all the branches and leaves, And bathe in the rays of the sun As they disappear one by one. The clouds leave pink trails in the sky, And we look … Continue reading

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