Posts tagged "Prose Poem"

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le petit mort

le petit mort

did not Hölderlin
finish
inside
his poems?

did not Blake
gasp hot
dying
breath
astride
the body
of his work?

was not Mewlana
destroyed forever
in a moment,
overflowing
mad
sleepless
liquid
soul
within the
waiting
womb
of his
shuddering
answer?

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tired of being human

tired of being human

A babbling stream of defeat.


are you tired of being human? step right up to the plate get a full transplant brain scan artificial neural examiner corporate benefactor coming to give you all you ever dreamed of, it’s real, all real, except everything i say is a lie, it’s real, it’s real…

strong coffee at 4 AM, alone, trying to remember if I ever felt this way before; yes, in the summer of 2013, I almost killed myself by the stream in the ravine next to my childhood home, a single sunbeam whispering foolishness into my

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