Zoe Nyght Poems

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1.
Big Bug Hands

I reach out a
bright, big, bug-eyed hand to the
World,
whose grasp reflects intense, childlike candor
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2.
Ink

I dip my feather pen into you,
ink bottle of inspiration,
as I dip my tongue into you
your perspiration,
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3.
On The Rocks

Cozy, I set to fire tenderness
overcooked, spewing firelight tales -
plaid and checkered and striped.
Come wrap yourself in comfort’s clothes
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4.
A Tribute To The Absurd

Happiness is a ballpoint pen
Happiness is irrelevant
Happiness is
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5.
Sands

gentle sands falling
silently through my fingertips,
blowing dandelion style in the
swaying
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6.
We Are Fruit People.

love-hungry teenage boy ripe
for the fruit of the world, yearning
for a taste of satisfaction, you buckle your
knees at every passing vine and fall to the earth
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7.
Canoes And Galoshes

The scent of rain makes me feel like

getting nothing done - just lying all day on my goose feather bed
with pen in hand and the soft rumble at my sill -
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8.
Multifaceted

Amidst a raucous background, I blend myself
with the noise
as a chameleon does.
I crawl through pulsing colors on painted walls,
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9.
You And I

Always I find you somehow escape my words-
no matter how hard I try to catch you with my pen,
slippery devil, you always wriggle free.
So maybe I’ll just paint us,
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10.
Another World Poem

Mother told me she was writing, she
grinned and read enthusiastically from her
notepad, “Love is like a bird, love is who you
are, ” and I cringed into a smile, loving
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