An Autumn Prayer

Jamesvansteel By Jamesvansteel, 24th Sep 2013 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL http://nut.bz/3q-r0d8n/
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A short poem about the events of a crisp fall day, a living prayer. Not everything always works out the way you wish it did, but that doesn't make it any less beautiful.

An Autumn Prayer

I knelt down not to lace up
but to adjust my pant bottoms
the door slammed itself
air pressure or something.
I said thank you with singles
George whispers too quietly.
Yeah it's on my shelf
well, I haven't read it YET...
Could I buy you some coffee?
Yes, I can go away.
The muffled engines, whistling
breeze and excited conversations,
dialogue between earth and air,
a faint grumble over dissipating
scents, wide eyes and cigarettes.

Self conscious, surprise, guilt, vanity, rejection, the earth coming to life.

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Fall, Little Thoughts, Prayer

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author avatar LOVERME
25th Sep 2013 (#)

all about drugivity eh!
what lovely sexity
...poetry

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author avatar LOVERME
25th Sep 2013 (#)

i just read it have u been off yet!

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