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let's play hooky

There is just something about a thin, white cotton v-neck t-shirt, he thought, as he ran his hand over bleary eyes and dehydrated lips. He wanted her, as always.  But he needed just a little more rest. She pulled her hair back into a ponytail.  It bounced around, as she sat up in the bed …

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i like your bum

(a po-em by peter dewolf) i like your bum and everything it stands for and i think that if given time your bum would like me too i love how it starts in here at your hips and then goes ouuuuuuuuuut like this before shwooping a-back in if i was starting a tribute band and …

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allthesenses

it just dawned on me that if i was to write a song about you and if i could write songs i would but if i was to write a song about you at some point in it i’d sing a line and then whisper repeat it because i’m lying here next to you sleeping …

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two dudes talking (i wrote this in 2009)

“What about this shirt?” “I didn’t know Gap had an ‘approaching middle age pimp’ department.” “So… no?” “Yeah. No.” “Approaching middle age?” “So…” “So?” “Soooooo…” “I’m not sure that adding vowels is getting us any closer to an understanding.” “You and that girl.” “Yes?” “Did you?” “I don’t kiss and tell.” “What about the time …

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You know it’s time that we grow old and do some shit

He stares at his hair-wrapped fist in the moonlight or the city light. Gentle movements with hints of more. Little help? Grudgingly released locks fall back to perfection. She turns. He unzips. Slowly. She moves. It falls. His eyes follow. She steps out of the shadow and dress. Ambient spot light on four inch heels. …

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completely

He had no idea whether or not she wore make-up. Even though he had spent hours staring at that face, he just… didn’t know. If pushed, he’d guess that she did something with her eyes.  Because, really, it wouldn’t be fair for them to be naturally that stunning. He knew other things though! He knew …

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is there a queen of donair?

“So I’ve decided that I’m going to be your boyfriend,” he said as he handed her another napkin. “Is that so?” “Yup,” he replied. “This is our first date.” “Yes!”  He grabbed his own slice of pizza from the vendor. She took a bite of her slice.  “OK. Do I have any say in the …

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she and him

Thinking back, she couldn’t recall whose idea it was to share the earbuds that night. She could definitely remember enjoying the closeness. She also remembered how, to that point, she really only loved his stubble in theory. She thought. But that night. Lightly rubbing her cheek. She got it. In what sounded like a far …

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