Tagged: midnight

midnight translates with

midnight translates with
stealth, sorting through
words like a
relay racer, passing
the baton, linking
intent to a turn of
phrase, completing
parts of unfinished
sentences, circling,
circling the mind’s
mad racecourse
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: relay

maybe exactly

maybe exactly
is when you said this when you
really meant that, and

we both understood, so nothing
more needed to be said
.
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across two timelines,

it is after-hours

three a.m., and i’m

three a.m., and i’m
a fissure, two
narrations of
myself sundering,
one towards
daybreak, the other
still fastened to
the umbilical
cord of dreams
.
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awakening to

awakening to
the sound of your
voices calmly giving
direction at the end
of the world
from the front
stoop, i suddenly
have a bone to
pick with you –
why now and why
when the bedsheets
have found that
uneasy summertime
balance between
cozy and cool?
trying to take
one last drag
of sleep’s silver
screen cannot
undo the effects
of this blunt
resentment
.
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somewhere between twelve

somewhere between twelve
and one, the minutes curve
with the unknown abandon
of a hybrid – relaxed,
unrestrained, sensual,
bold, indulgent, earnest,
intoxicated, savage
.
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