I have the...

I have the restricted urge to write
a bump in the elbow
a lump in the knuckle
words like birds inside cages
being fed through squeaky doors.

I have the need to cough letters over lovers
that fall ambiguously over thighs and legs
forming sentences directed towards warm lust.

There is this maddening itch
a cloth of poems to scrape & clean surfaces of thought
removing stains of desire
dried blood clots of ideals
cleansing my concentration.

I wanted but no longer want
this need to prevent my sleep from having slept
my sinking eyes from having sunk.

I have the...

DrewJames

Joined September 2009

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written early 2008

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