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Twenty Two Forever

Twenty two forever, on the 21st, crowned by carnations, late in life prom queen, balancing along the beams, of the blue sky. I hear you call to me, on your birthday, on our first day, on her anniversary, your mouth still and shut. Everybody is texting and talking. We’re alone, at last. I fall down, […]

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Pepsi Cola

Just when I thought it was over, melancholy under the moon, I decided I was tired of missing you, so I tore off my clothes, my past, and sank into silk sheets, ready for one last drink, before bidding goodbye, to my dreams of you. Just when I thought it was over, I choked on […]

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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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The Babysitter

You never weatherproofed your roof, and so I came, with the rain, falling unwelcome, but essential, dripping into your daydreams, washing away the nights of low self esteem, waiting in the gutter, for you to need me again. I dance in the damp, to the sound of your thunder, love for each striking stroke, of […]

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Jigsaw

Can you fit my heart into yours? There’s a missing piece, several, actually, and I’ve begged them to come home, so we can be complete, but, God, they’re just like me. Off at parties they never wanted to attend, reliving rickshaw rides, and dances at bus stops, that are only wonderful in their heads. Hearts […]

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