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Embarrassingly Old Work: Poetry: Souvenir – From 2006

I’ve never loved Los AngelesBut then again I’ve never been in loveAnd while the world around meDreams and hopes and fears and playsYou’re the only thing I’m thinking ofI would curse the AngelinosWho surrounded me with metalWith the traffic moving … Continue reading

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Embarrassingly Old Work: Poetry: Twas The Night Before Inauguration – From 2004

Twas the Eve of DestructionIn late JanuarySee, we’d voted for BushInstead of for KerrySeemed nothing could stop them1-19-05Another four yearsHow could we survive?We only had hoursBefore it’d be coolTo pledge our allegianceWhile praying in schoolsFour years of invadingOf flu-ing, gay-bashing … Continue reading

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