POEM: Mint (2017)

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For what it’s worth:-

The men love the sloppy noises

With eyes closed

The slap and the slap and the slap…


And on a boundary

I drew diagrams of the heart

We lean in two

And into the dim


And until dawn

The men love the breath-chant banter

With eyes closed

Silent (k)nights silently, silencing


But have you ever tried?


And have you ever lied?


After the “glow”

Floods in the “know”

Unwittingly &

Unknowingly &

Have you?


Moreover it’s refreshing to know: –

That you now know

What you didn’t know;

How many times

I tried

To keep you

From falling



2 Comments Add yours

    1. Thank you so much Dave. x


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