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Eternal Truth

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(Picture from Philly Dawg)
When lovers forgot their connection to one another at dawn I probed for reasons beyond my arms, lifting damp eyes. Might I memorize this; my proximity cleaved by ire and rage, the familiar heartbeat?

Perhaps I should reconsider.

Days of strafing the dappled splendor of the blue green rapture, mining the forest, tainting the water and sky and creature’s of flesh leaves me tomorrow. If I am to see myself, might I heed the warming wind and not the might of my kind with gun, grenade, and pitching death?

Wrap arms around my affection so I might wear Love like a coat. We are brothers and sisters and I’ve loved you for eternity.


© 2011 by mark prime

For Sale (reduced price)

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(Texas seashell)
I've dreamed the dream backwards...
the house and car and nuclear options stuffed inside of my waterless shell,
the four year degree trumping a lifetime of truth howling above love’s storm,
the dog and cat and two little brats picket fence and a parakeet for color,
the crash of tainted waters beneath real-estate signs that litter the moon
as war’s brush paints everything red


© 2011 by mark prime