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I thought that you might say it but you…
/ I thought that you might say it, but you didn’t. / You won’t. A sentiment misred / then stutters, useless, like a dampened flint. / No fingers…
This time next month my garden will be fallow. / I will be older in the marked / way we age, my hair unnoticeably / longer. The leaves will have…
1. // A letter you nonchalantly put on the mantel / and forget about. This is sleep deprivation, adulthood: / the handwriting you have wondered…
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Dena Rash Guzman
The husband of the woman stricken protected her with a shield against a real world that isn’t real. A wiltied woman. People wilting everywhere,…
I want to know you / The way / I know the secrets / Inside my own mouth. / I want to know you / The way / I know the ache / In my chest / …
How Black can you be? / The question was serious / Posed from the superior position / Of normalcy / But who cares? / Right? / Skin color…
I want to say / Officially / I won't be / Assimilating / To the degree / Recommended / To survive. / I regret / To inform / …
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