Tagged: hurt

some memories are

after some time, a

even a minor

even a minor
cut bleeds
like nobody’s
business, giving
platelets
a run for
their money
.
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this morning, grating

this morning, grating
ginger – a small cut, blood for
blood – yesterday’s dead

cockroach haunting me. i pretend
this makes us at all even
.
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there’s a knot in the

there’s a knot in the
back, under my right shoulder,
about the size of

a tanka, waiting for you to
break down into syllables
.
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for the fortunate,

the pain doesn’t come

we flirt for fun, not

we flirt for fun, not
because it is hurtful – leave
the matches at home
.
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you are taking risks –

i am hurtful, i

i am hurtful, i
repeat
myself, i fall
into patterns
that have
nothing to do
with you –
the bell rings for
round two
.
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