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oral orgy (a double triptych)

because words don't come
as easily as they did
i turn to haikus

i turn to form to
express something, anything;
it's an exercise

form over function
until words work again and
say more than


until words embrace
me, until my desire is
enough to shape them

i will pour them like
molten steel in pre-conceived
shapes and well worn forms

i will fatten them
on the old ways until the
juice flows down my chin

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