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A poem begins with a lump in the throat.

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A poem begins with a lump in the throat.
A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.
The heart grows brutal from feeding on fantasies.
Lies I’ve Told My 3 Year Old Recently Trees talk to each other at night. All fish are named either Lorna or Jack. Before your eyeballs...
I can’t stand my own mind.
Don’t try to justify your choices. You don’t owe anyone explanations and excuses when it comes to your life. If you like a dress, wear it. Y...
From now on, love, we will always be about to destroy each other, always about to touch.
I’d like to get away from earth awhile And then come back to it and begin over.
If a poem hasn’t ripped apart your soul; you haven’t experienced poetry.
I have always loved too much, or not enough.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I – I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.
We wait for the things we know will never happen.