Tagged: floorboards

our new old neighbors

our new old neighbors
have moved just a little bit
closer – listen to

where the floorboards creak, count the
paces between quietudes
.
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there is pleasure in

there is pleasure in
fine-tuning a
need, perhaps
for the sound
of your
footsteps
returning
to the hallway –
shuffle,
pause, lift,
turn – even
the edges of
each floorboard
long for your weight
.
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