morning activities

jenna goldsmith



the bed, glancing at

chocolate honey hair

contrasting milky tones

cover insides that only hours ago

worked overtime

you became graceful between 3 and 4

you became a traveler around 5

taking time to go over the nights blur

you make me water

tiptoeing the floor which

has become a minefield of the sum of your parts

and I simultaneously count

the imperfections of your back

coming up with approximately


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