Eileen Myles Poems

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1.
Sympathy

She's rubbing his shoulder
and he's reading about
Western birds. There's a scoop
of light just above my knee
...

2.
Peanut Butter

I am always hungry
& wanting to have
sex. This is a fact.
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3.
An American Poem

I was born in Boston in
1949. I never wanted
this fact to be known, in
fact I've spent the better
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4.
Our Happiness

was when the
lights were
out
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5.
Dream

Close to the
door in
my dream the
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6.
Each Defeat

Please! Keep
reading me
Blake
because you're going to make
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7.
The Honey Bear

Billie Holiday was on the radio
I was standing in the kitchen
smoking my cigarette of this
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8.
Movie

You're like
a little fruit
you're like
a moon I want
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9.
London Exchange

I have utmost
respect for you
but in that
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10.
Snakes

I was 6 and
I lost my snake.
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