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Baptism

God’s speech is in water.
I hear hymns from the ice in my drink glass
And blessings on my skin
As I wash my hands in the bar sink.

After, at your place,
After a rainfall and its holy words,
I watch the peach sunset
through your black eyelashes.

Baptism

God’s speech is in water.
I hear hymns from the ice in my drink glass
And blessings on my skin
As I wash my hands in the bar sink.

After, at your place,
After a rainfall and its holy words,
I watch the peach sunset
through your black eyelashes.

Alexandra Morozoff  26, Seattle

 
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