Jon Butter Poems

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1.
Kiss

Cruising for a smile
With her knowing look,
She sees my flirty eyes,
Impenetrable and delicious.
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2.
Dive

Dive into cold water,
And this morning
You might discover,
Dazed by the frigid shock,
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3.
Blue Skies

On the outside,
You can't see what's eating him.
No more treatments are available.
He lives on milky white liquid
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4.
Cherries And Cream

God kisses angels from sleep like
waves rippling the sun into
a million tiny diamonds.
We eat cherries and cream
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5.
After Battle

On the edge
Where all explorers go,
Fear is like air.
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6.
Beer In The Morning

I'm drinking beer at 9: 38 AM.
Damn, no, it's cider.
I want to be one of those guys who's
so loose he can drink beer in the morning;
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7.
Gatekeeper

Endless hallways and never an open door:
The giant in you will only die if you stop trying.
Don’t stop because elegant banisters and
Marble hallways will lead you to the place where you can rest.
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8.
Beautiful

The picture is only of her face.
She floats on the page.
Her hair is more aura than earthly.
She is the most beautiful.
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9.
Last

Exeter rain and persimmon tea feed the
Angry demons who steal your wonder.
They laugh because you care too much
About petty slights and sucker punches.
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10.
Unless

Your days will run out like sugar for your tea.
Unless one night as you stare into the fire,
Or perhaps the water boiling for your dinner,
Or maybe at the neighbor's children, a boy and a girl,
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