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James Bradley

Overhead the birds are calling, their cries seeming to fill the air. As I watch, they rise, flinging their bodies against the sky, intent upon the moment, spinning and turning like embers or smoke upon the air. I envy them, this life of theirs, the way they live so free of themselves, they are without… Continue reading James Bradley

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Melissa Broder

I dress in cicada skins I go bright blonde Above me is the blonde angel Raphael And I try to make the blonde angel french me The blonde angel has a thick tongue He wants to talk about healing The violence no one has done to me — Melissa Broder, from “Judgement,” Scarecrone. (Publishing Genius… Continue reading Melissa Broder

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