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Concrete Surroundings

Sweeping through like a violent storm
Rains, heavy
Winds, strong-

Tore down the walls
Leaving foundations
Bare

Settling blue skies return,
But she will never climb
Those basement stairs.

Poetry

bathsheba

how it was    it was

as if all of the blood in my body

gorged

into my loin

so that even my fingers grew stiff… 38 more words

Short Poems

Reverses

How often must we

butt to head

Mind to ass

flank to nuts

cock to elbow

hip to toe

soul to shoulder

confront ourselves

in our past.

–Maya Angelou

Short Poems

caught in the undertow

of your absence

i wish

i didn’t feel

like this

Short Poems

Double Trouble (short poem)

Trouble, trouble,

make it double.

Add more fire

to the flames.

Add some oil,

let it boil,

ignore water.

Double trouble,

live in bubble,

ignore world, 53 more words

Poetry

Interlude To A Kiss

Ever felt the earth move

the cold slap of an electric shock

there are a million ways to describe it

but the best way to know… 6 more words

Short Poems

be as dark as the night

your ancestors crawled from

teeth shining like stars

be black as the mines

your brothers mine for diamonds

fade when you see the guns

coming

Short Poems