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Poem: “flight”

flight I don’t think when we die that we go anywhere at all; breaking down to sparest wisps of dirt and seed. It’s no different from the Leaf who never chooses when to fall; but only hopes his end is … Continue reading

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Poem: “hope against hope”

hope against hope moonlight on my mind as I break through the turnstile these underground boxes can’t keep me inside I need to be out with the drunks and the beggars hoping for change, though I know it’s a lie … Continue reading

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Selections From 11:37: “How It Ends”

For my senior honors thesis at Penn, I wrote two poems a day for six months. It was called Selections from 11:37. Basically, every morning and every evening, at exactly 11:37, I stopped whatever I was doing and gave myself fifteen … Continue reading

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Selections From 11:37: “I Never Found It Strange. It’s More Of A Comfort, Really”

For my senior honors thesis at Penn, I wrote two poems a day for six months. It was called Selections from 11:37. Basically, every morning and every evening, at exactly 11:37, I stopped whatever I was doing and gave myself fifteen … Continue reading

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Selections From 11:37: “Intersections”

For my senior honors thesis at Penn, I wrote two poems a day for six months. It was called Selections from 11:37. Basically, every morning and every evening, at exactly 11:37, I stopped whatever I was doing and gave myself fifteen … Continue reading

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