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Planting Roses

No bars to break, but here I am, surrounded by searching space, a prisoner, encased in ivy, that I have imagined, grew side by side, with the roses we planted.     I never knew my charge, but I was sentenced to be sped, back to the real world, on several delayed trains, with barely […]

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Parma Violet Prince

Opium, under my skin, soaked into my soul, slightly sweet, supernaturally seductive.   My parma violet prince, on the air, my mind, my lips, nestled in my neediest nights, when I creep down the stair case, sniffing and sighing, like a mad woman. You are my affliction, addiction, obsession, conviction. I am handcuffed to heaven, […]

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First Kiss

My first kiss, was a tragedy. Not Greek, or Shakespearean, just us. I shook, inside your guilty grasp, not your niece, but just as nice as Catherine. You tell me twice, you can’t believe the mess, as you gaze, from the bridge, where people like us end up, enjoying the view, before we throw ourselves […]

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Bruised And Blue

“Hey man.” He says, knowing I am at home, where he left me, a forgotten phone, or set of keys. “Are you controlling a woman?” I wish I were a forgotten phone, or a set of keys. I sing lullabies to my legs, bruised and blue, we get in the way of his meditation, or […]

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New Podcast!

Hola amigos, I have updated the podcast episode guide and you can check out the new episode here. On the latest episode, I talked about romantic frustration, letting go of the past and biphobia, as well as reading some new poems. Hope you enjoy the episode! Besos, J x Enter The Monthly Poetry Competition here […]

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