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Double-edged Sword

They danced under incandescent light Facing each other Looking deeply into their eyes She wore a beautiful white dress He an elegant suit of the same color   She began…

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So Much To Carry

We pack the weeks and months on our backs, mashing them down until they blend into each other, become different than they were when we leaned over deck rails to…

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It is 2 AM and I am boiling

In the shower, I scald my skin hard and red, like the crabs my uncles would throw into pots of bubbling water, Burns beget steam and I smell my grandpa’s…