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on li-young lee [.when i was her but not me.] the first one is there to make you want another when i found him i knew i had found my idol, my mirror from where i might view and draw … Continue reading

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define erotic

what’s erotic? when my orgasm is not your boy scout badge when my body is not a colony for your imperial ego to exploit erotic is… the light i cast on you from the billion stars of my milky way … Continue reading

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running by the river on the longest night of the year

2012 I. running by the river on the longest night of the year dusk the sky dimming against world’s edges the city bridge fades to silhouette stark wooden limbs emerge in relief stenciled against the darkening gold sky i descend … Continue reading

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no, my hair is in a bun, not a man bun.

I had my hair in a bun today. my adolescent son asked if i had a “man bun.” how is it that something that has always been can take off as some man trend, and now a hairdo that I … Continue reading

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everyday

everyday try to be nice. a few years ago i was sitting alone in a neighborhood bar taking an hour just an hour to myself away from the child and the partner and the house and all the things. i … Continue reading

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afraid of nothing

[some time i will (might) edit and revise this. for now this is how my god-brain bore it.] [this was not dated, so i don’t know from whence it came exactly, probably the last couple few years?] central to love … Continue reading

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after the party

[i can’t remember this one. i find it interesting tho and i keep wondering about it.] she has laid you down as if you’ve been sleeping she put your hands on your stomach and arranged your hair neatly in a … Continue reading

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