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     peacock feathers of smoke
     brush over my calves

     the plumage working its way
     through the stockings & skin
     to nestle into the muscle

     where it will root like an acorn
     and grow into an oaken pair of wings

     to lift my feet from hardwood floors
     so i can dance
     with my knuckles brushing against the ceiling fan

ii.
     my heels rocketed from the floorboards,
     crushing my body against the whirling blades

     leaving a tremor that fights my hands
     as i measure tea with tiny metal spoons
     & ease the leaves into a hemp bag

     coconut and lavender rooibos all over the kitchen counter,
     unexplainable face twitches, and achey shoulders
don't do drugs, stay in school, ask your parents before going online

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Given 2012-05-01
blue baby blues by *Satah ( Featured by wreckling )
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AlecBell Featured By Owner May 7, 2012
Congratulation, Satah! A YouTube video from alien dimensions.
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Satah Featured By Owner May 8, 2012
that is my fav description ever; thanks alec!!
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AlecBell Featured By Owner May 8, 2012
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bearberry915 Featured By Owner May 3, 2012  Student General Artist
Wow, this is a very beautiful piece of poetry! I'm not sure if I am interpreting it right but the flow of words makes it very relaxing to read. If you have the time, I would love it if you could explain this to me.
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Satah Featured By Owner May 4, 2012
aw, thankyou. not too too much to explain!! just basically a couple of images that got stuck in my head that it seemed possible to link together. the first bit was written while smoking before a party, and the second bit was written after the party activities had destroyed my body a bit. bookending a night, or whatever.
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bearberry915 Featured By Owner May 4, 2012  Student General Artist
Ah, thank you, it explains a lot. :D
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Lillypop420 Featured By Owner May 2, 2012
You give great advice & poetry!! Lovely!
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Satah Featured By Owner May 2, 2012
ahah, thankyou! :heart:
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Rezalba Featured By Owner May 1, 2012
speechless
<3 it
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