Monthly Archives: May 2020

Not As It Appears

“I am who I appear to be,”
Said the man.
“Only most of me does not appear.”

“I am who I appear to be,”
Said the god.
“Only most of me is not apparent.”

Said the man.
“You and I are not so different.”

Said the god.
“And no.”

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Not As Vanilla As It Seems

As I held her, she laughed.
Because I didn’t know whether she smelled of

or Vanilla.

And I laughed.
Because I knew whether we wander

English gardens,
or the hills of Provence,
or Aztec temple grounds together,

I think only of how she smells as I hold her.

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