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All That Remains

Her eyes are of the fairest blue

Her lips the deepest red

Locks of perfect golden hair

fall neatly round her head

The mirror is her closest friend… 185 more words

Beauty

age and other false concepts

Humans make comments. But they stay here for a very very very short time. in that time frame historically it has been very intense. and i think the intensity is not over, but the idea of the kind of intensity and what means.. 134 more words

On Quarters, and On Beer

When I first heard about our field trip to Quarters, I’ll have to admit to the wave of relief that passed through me upon learning I was free to buy the beer needed to carry me through the night.   879 more words

IRL

Anniversary Looming

Now that the calendar pages have turned to May, I feel it—the looming anniversary. I wake up already aware, with some sort of internal alarm clock, that soon it will be six months since Mike stepped off this earthly plane and moved on to wherever he felt he needed to be. 376 more words

Daily Thoughts

The Price

Fifteen hour days, the man next to me,
seven days a week, Chilis and this place.

The black eyes of his exhaustion prompted me
to cover his station and my own. 144 more words

Poetry

Still Life in the Kitchen

The crab shears are gone, small malice
between cooks erupting in meaningless theft.

Snow crab and dull knives,
frentic tickets reeling across the counter,

five people where eight should be. 124 more words

Poetry

Divine Madness

Young, I blamed Erato for my airless obsessions:
a word, a phrase, language splintering

the visceral world swallowed me whole
until I emerged, dazed and shaken. 81 more words

Poetry