Melancholy Hyperbole

Poetry about longing.

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Yellowed Paper

I envy the memory of cameras It’s not fair a simple Polaroid holds more details of your smile than my brain The red line of your lips ever-faithful to the confines of a strange frame While in my memory your face is always shifting slightly out of focus like you can’t stomach the attention Every version of you from memories to pictures in shoe boxes alike ever-fading blurring a little […]

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