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rant street crazy

daylight robbery, that’s what they done to me and daylight isn’t all they took, they steal the words right out of my mouth, the thoughts right out of my head. they keep on telling me i’ll be free only when i give up my liberty. they want to take the breath from my body, the […]

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love song

longing to find the object of this love that burns in me, restlessly i reach out, seeking what calls me; small though i am, this love is so vast, this longing so great i can hardly eat or breathe for the strength of the yearning within me. i search in the mountains and gorges, on […]

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Oak

Let me reach inside that word, smell the powdering rot at your ancient heart, feel the sinewy grasp of your living bark, roots grappling the ground, your twisted grace. The counsel you offer is far from human, your heart beats slow, your skin reflects the turbulence of ancient fields of force, the energy of this […]