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  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    she dances with Serendipity an ethereal waltz across freshly laundered sheets during the misty haze of late November the gentle caress of good fortune trails along her inner thigh a helium balloon swells somewhere its curvaceous figure losing itself in an azure sky green on grey and skin o...
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    i’m sorry for slumping my shoulders as i sat across the table from you and i’m sorry for staring at my paper coffee cup like the caramel-colored-cardboard held a hidden secret and i’m sorry i didn’t look you in the eyes whenever you talked about your family and i’m sorry for not sayi...
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    in a room filled with smoke and mirrors my eyes managed to find you well, your inky silhouette against the neon lights in a world of fleeting mirages i still managed to touch your figure and i mistook it for a testament to the notion of us not once did i question why you blended in so smoo...
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    you are shards of glass broken and scattered lying in lonesomeness on the cold wooden floor you are beautiful when the light shines in just the right way bouncing off the pieces sending iridescence dancing across the room but you are dangerous one misplaced foot and i am slashed open ...
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    your fingertips trail along my side causing constellations to erupt beneath my skin reacting to the occurrence of a long-awaited touch faintly, they skip like pebbles across a pond tentative and hesitant, soft and gentle I am watching a movie with my eyes shut tight a silver screen plays on th...
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    And if you want to know the real reason I danced with you that night It was because I was reeling from the longing of being touched So I pressed myself to you as tightly as my arms could muster Loving how my body melted into yours only because it allowed me To imagine that, while I was with you,...
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    The corridor is dark and the air is cold Fluorescent blue lights line the walls setting the hallway awash in cobalt The hum of a generator harmonizes softly with the sound of tentative footsteps echoing off the white marble floor Tension vibrates in the atmosphere Palms clenched tightly by ...
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    there were stars inside the swimming pool and there were crystals in my palms we bathed beneath the neon lights bodies moving like atom bombs our tongues dripped with liquid gold your eyes mirrored the moon the air smelt like a cigarette’s smoke but how we loved that urban lagoon passi...
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    i live on the fringe of existence the shadowy apparition you catch out of the corner of your eye i am in the water you drink the slight hint of something metallic i am the shimmering mirage hovering above the black tarmac on a summer’s afternoon i am a fragmented dream lingering in your m...
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    you are shards of glass broken and scattered lying in lonesomeness on the cold wooden floor you are beautiful when the light shines in just the right way bouncing off the pieces sending iridescence dancing across the room but you are dangerous one misplaced foot and i am slashed open ...
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    i want to etch burn marks every place you touched me because it is the only other warmth i know unfortunately your hands have roamed every inch of my flesh and now i am on fire, burning alive, blazing inferno a sad sight to some, but i am as radiant as the sun to ashes i will return, and, like ...
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    i cant help but analyze the <3 you used on facebook chat and the four exclamation points you added after typing your nickname for me in all capital letters if thats not a modern-day expression of love i dont know what is maybe im overanalyzing and weaving tapestries of hopeful expectation...
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    my fingers are icicles they are frigid to the core numbed from the cold, unable to hold fumbling mutely in the darkness the night sky is a faded indigo hazy air only interrupted by a lazy lightning bug making his way home dew drops are forming on twilight grass i am spinning with my arm...
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    sitting and watching anxious people scuttle by they always look down...
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    Drowning in sheer cynicism Your maple syrup tongue Smothers me in false affection I gasp, grasping on to solitude My lungs only fill with oxygen When able to inhale in isolation The placid lake of my sanity ripples With the effects of your sentiments Sending ringlets writhing A final weepin...
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    I've always found that the purest essence of someone is revealed beneath the moonlight The late-night talks held between two broken spirits are always far deeper than ones spoken in the middle of the day Because after the bell tolls midnight people begin to let their guards down Their carefu...
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    yellow cardstock paper with bold-faced printed words announcing The Party that you Can't Miss and how much Fun It Will Be handed out in the hallways by girls with shimmering hair cascading like waterfalls down cheeks and strawberry-flavored smiles passing papers from one to another ...
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    Can we just stop for a moment and soak in the inky blackness Relishing in the dark instead of suffocating from the lack of colors And can we trace our fingers along the healing scars of our past strifes instead of pulling sweaters over them Covering up the inner being Foolishly fearing that ...
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    beside my mother's bed there is a cabinet inside are scrapbooks with torn pages christmas cards of unknown family friends some unused reading glasses a pair of lost earrings and a stack of antique photographs sepia, black and white faded colors splashed on brittle papers smiling faces squi...
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    the wisps of an unhappy soul dissipating like mist when the day heats up and expunges all traces of misery...
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    and the words dripped from her mind like blood from a vein staining the paper before her into a beautiful mess of truth...
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    Fragile fingers Fragile bones Fragile memories shattered by stones Shards of glass in the air Fragile words said by those who don't care Fragile hope Fragile dreams Fragile relationships that aren't as they seem Fragile laughs Fragile smiles That all add up to a fragile chil...
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    Hope a silver thread woven into the threadbare tapestry of travesty Dreams a spot of blue amidst the storm-raged sky...
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    a poem? a poem sure, why not think of some words to jot on a page empty meanings nothing to replicate how I'm feeling...
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    May 29th, 1932 How are you? What a stupid question. It's not like I'm actually going to tell a stranger that I'm not having a good day. Why is it that in our society it's considered polite to ask someone how they are? I think it's impolite to pretend like you actual...

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