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  Mar 2020 IZ J
Salmabanu Hatim
Keep Your words under lock and key,
Use them to close a mouth,
Or open a heart.
  Mar 2020 IZ J
Evan Stephens
You're sitting in profile
in your favorite red jacket.
Your one eye focuses
on maple pages,
a sweep of hair
recklessly dashes
across the water
of your brow.

When the connection drops,
you are frozen like that,
scalloped by shadow,
sleeveless purple shirt
drifting an eclipse
up your arm.

For a profile like that,
I would sell all of this...
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