Melancholy Hyperbole

Poetry about longing.

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Today I Am Sad

My tongue tastes like dirt and is sluggish as a swollen earthworm. Bones ache and arms flop uselessly, noodles that stick to every surface. I look in the mirror and see a can of red spaghettios, but food doesn’t interest me and neither does color. I’d like to paint my meatballs yellow, but I can’t figure out how to use a brush. Today I cannot make myself care about customer […]

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