#spiders

spiders come from the not-self
leaving a trail of footprints
wet in the rain
to your door
as the dark earth
calls out for its own

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#micropoetry

#silence

your indent on our bed has gone
the sheets are long since scentless
but the silence, in itself, remains
as another form of argument

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#spiders

You tell me you can love at will
as I watch a spider
watching a fly
waxing and waning
before finally submitting
to the passing of time

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#micropoetry

#return

the salt tang of deceit
as you #return
the transient heat
of your body
in mine
and listen to your heart
beating still beating still

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#micropoetry

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