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POETRY

CARE TO BREAK NOT

In this momentWhere you live so succulentEyes are forcing hands to hide their ringsHearts are forcing heads to pull their stringsLove is parcelling lust to race your haveBut know…pulling yourself together is best…so as not to pull another asunder IIEveryone is greedy to have a love to cherishEveryone is needy to own a loving journey […]

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POETRY

A PAINFUL ACCEPTANCE

A cow’s vows bow to machetes at the abattoir With no questioning hows So how will the bitterness of its better half …block its travel to the ancestral kingdom? Unfortunacy knows no memorandum Disasters fault no failed promises II An owl’s bowel bolt not from a sauce’s bowl No matter how wronged it is sold […]

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POETRY

Decision PATHWAYS

I stand at the crossroads of …a known path …and an unknown path Looking left Looking right Confusion playing my mind like an annoying xylophonist II The known road lies with its congratulatory beckoning And an ego whose mouth is widely open …to swallow whole my pride I see the line where my knees will […]

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POETRY

WHEN HIS PANTS ARE DOWN

Worms wriggle Dogs bark Cats mew So be careful of birthed promises When his pants are down II I know of flowers who have lived on clouds With plucked stars and moons Bedding in chariots of all their fantasies Dancing to the tune of Cupid’s best Only to fall as rains Into a hell of […]

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LIFE SOCIAL

BY THE NORMS?

                  “For you, The moon is at arm’s length   For you, The sky is like the shortest roof   For you, The stars like night lights will walk at my command   For you, Trees will shake, shrubs will clap as birds sing at my command […]

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LOVE

HERE AND NOW

Like a cat, Chase this mouse into no corner I can give you this fact It flutters now and has your name on a banner.   That it has its thoughts,  Its mood swings, and decisions Are also facts So put me in no spot   What is today may change tomorrow Make me no […]