(a)wake, micropoetry by Desiree L. Balota at Spillwords.com
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(A)wake

(a)wake

written by: Desiree L. Balota

 

the ropes that he choked

stuff his pillow as slave dolls . . .

they’re strangling his dreams.

Desiree L. Balota

Desiree L. Balota

A student and fan of surrealist and constraint-based poetry, Dess carves syllables and statements in notepads, smartphones, and ice cubes as she pauses between her day and night walks for pen and speaker jobs and skateboard-on-tidal-wave adventures. She has written three books of poems and dreams of toasting spaceships and broken promises in her Olympic size mini oven.
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