e-shaming

The e-shaming was here long ago
At the times when the e-mails have ruled
It was nameless but very much present
“Reply To All” it was called

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Not the Same

Your evolution
Frightens me
You’ve changed
You’re not the same
My heart
Doesn’t recognize you
Anymore

Can I still love you?

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Stepmother Tongue

I no longer speak
My native tongue.
She feels foreign
Like a steroid growth
Ever sprouting empty plosives
And vowels uncommitted.

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Unblocked

Inside me, there was poetry
for the first time in far too long,
the undeniable music of the soul,
the irresistible rhythm of the language.

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Wall

Invisible wall is around me
The pen in my hand is so heavy
The gap between what is and what could
is eating my years

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Sandbag

I give the house key to
The new owner and leave
Without looking back.
The last sandbag of
Memory is gone.
The wind is stirring.

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Crash

I hand over my life’s work
on a hard drive
to a nerd
I ignored in high school
how thoughtlessly I’ve treated my images
and someone who now holds my life in his hands

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