All Those Things You Said

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“take my hand,” you said —
and I thought we’d travel
beyond our small town blues
and into rainbow shrouds
left after the worst rainstorms

but there were holes in the story,
places for the rain to collect
and flood us, try to drown us,
make us claw the air for release

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just another writer with too many cats

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Jillian Spiridon

Jillian Spiridon

just another writer with too many cats

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