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Preview of ''Stars and Sorcery''
Water dripped onto his forehead in a slow, mechanical pattern. Lifting his hand up, he wiped the back of his hand across the liquid, clearing the hazard from his eyes.
His boots made hollow clunks on the stone ground, the noise echoed harshly through the cavern. He looked over his shoulder, a nervous habit everyone in his social class had. They all had the paranoia of being followed, even in their own homes.
Further down the tunnel he trod in a puddle of water. The noise screamed down the cavernous tunnel, making him stop dead in his tracks. He cursed himself for not being more observant; he cursed the puddle for incontinently forming in that particular spot.
He looked down at his reflection. His hazel eyes were round with fear and awareness, making his clammy skin appear ghost-like. His hair, on a good day, was longer on one side and close shaved on the other and it was black. Now however, the close shaved side of his hair was horribly spiked and longer than
You Were Not An Aquarium BoySea-glass became your bones,
brine your blood, and seashells
melded into your skin.
You were not quite an ocean
when you said "This is your sign to love me."
My body was like a building;
tall, cold, almost unbreakable.
I was metallic and sharp,
towering over your waters.
I remember taking your hand in mine,
conch and coral shells scrubbing
my skyscraper wrists, and laughing
about how one day you would
submerge every last bit of me.
Your lips, riddled with argonauts,
found my cheek and I cringed
at the coarseness.
You asked if they bothered me
and I finally told you "I
think I love you."
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