Tagged: footsteps

the sound of

the sound of
footsteps
in the alley
retrieves
a forgotten
memory
winding
through the weary
passage of time
to break
the evening silence
.
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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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by nightfall, the

by nightfall, the
trail of my
heart
is moon-
glazed and leads
nowhere – follow
at your discretion,
it has been known
to build cadences
and impromptus,
verdant ledges
over shimmering
cities,
out of the
softest footsteps
.
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