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[from a second wave – poetry]

alter my state
break the language
into sound and tone
and help me escape
an endless afternoon
this summer heat
has pushed me back
inside and inward
i crave expansion
explosions and fire
shooting skyward
in multi-patterned bursts
i cannot take flight
in need your friction
and fizzle
to ignite my day
and burn through the night
i have set traps
built altars
begun to mumble
to draw your flutter
to my flame
and now i await
amazed at the waiting
for what might arrive
and how you


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