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The Antidote

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Art

Ghost Love Story

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Poetry

It feels good to love her

I bought her a pair of gold earrings that writhe when she walks. / They bring the caramel curve of her neck.

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Poetry

The Last Girl

As you probably already know, / I was the only one of my friends to survive / that night. / Sometimes I feel like surviving / was the easy part.

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Poetry

Phantom

Prickly back tendrils / alert me to your presence / at my bedside. I pull the blanket / up over my shoulder like a lover /
after sex or kissing me / goodnight.

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Poetry

Pledge Week

We, the Sorority of the Cloven-Hoofed Foot, / are looking for girls to join us!

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Poetry

Sparrow’s Medication Guide

Do not give your worries to other people, even if they have the same condition. It may harm them. Keep them in your mouth, a list under your tongue.

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Poetry

Call to Action in Translation

Find me a new story to paint / wine-dark, where they comb metaphors / instead of beaches

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Poetry

If Sappho Met Persephone

I love her more than I have poetry for.