Lee Ann Schaffer Poems

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21.
A To Zero

Ripped bones
Broken flesh
Fresh wounds
Warm, pulsing
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22.
Essential Lullaby

When you and I are drunk
With purple dream
No cunning guile enough to draw us
From melted honey music
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23.
Day's Decline

Time fell into a hole in the ground.
The ground sucked hard
But it needn't have exerted itself.
Time was willing.
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24.
Light Heart

I hung your heart in my window
For the sun and moon to dance in;
Spinning matter,
Shimmying music,
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25.
Sea And Strand

We shall be
Sea and strand:
No matter
The changing tides,
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26.
Hit & Run Heartbreaker

I need a defensive driving course
And to increase my insurance,
But seriously...
Short of staying off the road,
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27.
The Action Of Calming

Sometimes,
When I first
Lie down in
Bed at
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28.
Saving Amnesia

My heart always got
So wrapped around you.
Eventually it would become
A tangled mess.
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29.
The River, Grace

Lift me up,
Take me down
From my rack.
Suspended on meat hooks
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30.
Don'T Make The River Home

Don’t make the river home.
Rivers can turn wild,
Tossing you about with no care for how you land,
Bashing your bones once you do.
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