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"The Divorcee and Gin" by Kim Addonizio

I love the frosted pints you come in,
and the tall bottles with their uniformed men;
the bars where you’re poured chilled
into shallow glasses, the taste of drowned olives, 155 more words

Poetry

Ever After: A Paradelle, Kim Addonizio

Ever After: A Paradelle, Kim Addonizio

He lies on his side like a glass knocked over.
He lies on his side like a glass knocked over. 232 more words

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The Numbers, Kim Addonizio

The Numbers, Kim Addonizio

How many nights have I lain here like this, feverish with plans,
with fears, with the last sentence someone spoke, still trying to finish… 263 more words

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"Onset" by Kim Addonizio

Watching that frenzy of insects above the bush of white flowers,
bush I see everywhere on hill after hill, all I can think of
is how terrifying spring is, in its tireless, mindless replications. 179 more words

Poetry

"Onset" by Kim Addonizio

Watching that frenzy of insects above the bush of white flowers,

bush I see everywhere on hill after hill, all I can think of

is how terrifying spring is, in its tireless, mindless replications. 187 more words

Poetry

Poems of the Week - Kim Addonizio

THREE POEMS BY KIM ADDONIZIO

31-Year-Old-Lover

When he takes off his clothes
I think of a stick of butter being unwrapped,
the milky, lubricious smoothness of it… 700 more words

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Echo and Narcissus by Kim Addonizio

Poor love-struck Echo, stuck with repeating
everything he said. He might
have thought he deserved it,
to have a nymph for a girlfriend, who’d confirm… 191 more words

Poetry