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Lovelorn Poet in Philadelphia, PA: Bird Songs

At the moment of collapse, startled by the shaking ground, as worlds spiral off, what rises to replace them? Curled there, among the wreckage … Keep Reading...

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Lovelorn Poet in Savannah, GA: Muffled Applause

Fuck you! she said. I wish you were dead! she said. Yeah? Well, fuck you! You fucking bitch! he said, slamming the door on his way out. The … Keep Reading...

Hook by Renato Guerreiro

Missed Connections in Baltimore, MD: Gravity

Gravity is good said The worm to the hook. For the weight of phish food Compares only the dimensions Of time with the sun. All else is but … Keep Reading...

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Lovelorn Poet in Los Angeles, CA: Chouffe Fest Haiku

Bartender at LA Chouffe Fest, I asked for a beer and the keg ran out We spent four magic minutes as you replaced the keg. It was … Keep Reading...

Digging the Night Sky by Phil Ostroff

Lovelorn Poet in Denver, CO: Poetic Apocalypse

The bluest moon rests Atop a sheet of grey, And stars line a dress Of indigo suede. Comets promenade To gravity's beat, And Venus … Keep Reading...

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Lovelorn Poet in NYC: You Can’t Know Who I Am

You can’t know who i am, when your few steps on the moon winded you in that foreign place, deep in space you wondered where i was but i was always … Keep Reading...

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