Tagged: knees

a set of stairs – an

i sit for two

i sit for two
minutes in the
front yard,
and they
have found
the back of my
knees
– two,
now three
bites, a
deliberate
unkindness
polished
across eternity
.
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there are already days

there are already days
when my entire
body is
a question mark –
fingers stop
playing, shoulder
blades leak
acid, forearms
cry foul, knees
face a long stretch
of staircase below
with premature
apprehension
.
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