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Retell a Lie

I have forgotten their faces Eyes through the cafe glass A casual diversion… But it’s not A glimpse of the world As it stops and starts Traffic lights, green and red A view from the table With permission to look … Continue reading

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Besides the Reality of Pain

Staring at the faces Of Monday morning strangers Waiting for a sign From the muted sound of feet Hear the silent echo… Evaporate against the cafe glass Like the blank page Waiting for ink… The anticipation of a moment To … Continue reading

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The Picture of Youth

I watch discreetly The pale young girl In the opposite seat I’m curious… So is she As she scans the other Seats Talking heads Smiling faces Subtlety, behind the pale Mask In a moment’s glimpse I notice her soft eyes … Continue reading

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Another Cafe

Today a different cafĂ© Faces…. still have the look the look of strangers young and old innocent or experienced I wonder about their stories as I casually fill the gaps in their cobbled paths the man at the opposite cafe … Continue reading

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Jigsaws I Suppose!

it’s 7.30pm i’m staring at faces on a moving train a habit of a sort jigsaws i suppose arranged in seats perhaps, they’re thinking about sport or politics contemplating sex, tonight! young men coolly glance at women pretending to be … Continue reading

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