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multiple metaphor

every morning i get up and surf—you saw it, just there, and now here i cut back but the wave is propelling me onward till here, i cut back, then race further along; call it slicing or falling, it’s messing … Continue reading

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✿ Get Eaten

You’ve lived wondering whom you’ll piss off, wondering, “What’s the right thing to do?” Flailing. A stab of fear at misstepping. Turtles don’t live this way. Nor did that fish we saw out past the surf so oddly, like an … Continue reading

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✿ on the beach

i’m the runner and the scene is the surfer facing the seal across fifteen feet of surf which does the rising and they’re watching, as I run, the surfer lying, seeing the seal as the sea swells and the sun … Continue reading

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