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For Boys Who Hold Grief Between Their Teeth

I look at you
while holding love
under my tongue.

I look at you
with your fox-like smile
that doesn’t reach your eyes.

I look at you and keep my mouth closed. 15 more words

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Devotion

Prodigal Daughter
falls into the company of fools:
rejects family,
rejects boy,
rejects home.
Knows touch,
ends up alone,
leaves den
smudged.

Boy is not brother. 79 more words

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Messed Up Fantasies

This is
knowing that I can’t make you into
the man I want you to be,
knowing I can’t be the girl you created
in all your daydreams. 141 more words

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Violent Delights & Violent Ends

This is the follow through: the
me meeting you across
proverbial crowded room,
and not being able
to look away. Tony
and Maria,
West Side Story. 70 more words

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Window Displays

Let’s pretend we’re lovers.
I want to be running through the moonlight with both yours hand around one of my mine,
speed of light crashing into the diner, 201 more words

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When You Come to Worship

Peel me back,
let the choirs clean the dust from my lungs
if only so I can exhale a 
hallelujah.

Turn my body into hymnal and run your fingers free form over the notes. 103 more words

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Why Do I Bother

There’s something to be said in the way
that we all want to feel
like we warrant a response.

That maybe that’s why we don’t ask for the honest. 107 more words

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