Never had she known
the strength of her courage
walking the the tightrope
across the abyss
facing her deepest fear

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Inside the ice cave
Drops of fear and regret form
Looming icicles,
Enslaved by apprehension
Let your fiery heart break free

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So short yet
so long.
Sending a message
through a song.

On countless days,
months, years.

Living through these
two-faced tears.

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Its fear of you you need from me,
so fear I do, as courtesy-
fear to disappoint.

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Missing him

like inhaling
rotten weed
bile in your throat
a lump
chest tightening
night frightening

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Three lines

An exquisite moment-
that sudden glimpse
of humor beneath the fear.

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The legs of spiders
Become clanging symbols
Expanding mind-fissures
National geographic
With their pornographic paintings
Nature bliss

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