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an essay on the book of lamentations

an essay on the book of lamentations                    R – March 16, 2016 i leave two plastic bowls                                                     … Continue reading

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unfamiliar

unfamiliar it is the unsettled feeling of a human body in a new space where it is easy to be injured by unfamiliar surroundings i quake in fright at the sight of my heart beating in a stranger’s hands i’m … Continue reading

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What Might Have Been

We were washing dishes together last night.  Standing elbow-to-elbow in my cramped kitchen.  We had been discussing safe sex. As teenagers (OK, I was a teenager, he wasn’t) we weren’t always as careful as we should have been.  And then … Continue reading

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