we have sat on walls suspended
above black text in white boxes

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explaining who what when and why
for where is of little relevance since
we are
(w)here

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amongst the walkers, beneath eyelash-ed layers of encrusted time is a quiet sight to still a surrealist eye
and prompt spiraling exhalations of desire

for possession
is achieved only when the view is accepted as larger than the perspective allows

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you

are a triptych of primary colors streaking at geometric we’s to disturb a languishing natural repose acquired through reflecting in a mirror.

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We are a gallery built in looks themed ‘a moment’s notice.’

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*note: this is the third in a series of six poems written in and about New York.
all photos taken by the amazing Rachelle Tai

Posted by:jasmine

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