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Smoking - by Elton Glaser - I like the cool and heft of it, dull metal on the palm, And the click, the hiss, the spark fuming into flame, Boldface of fire, the rage and sway of it, raw blue at the base And a slope of gold, a touch... Read more →

Posts prior to 2015 first appeared on my previous website, memory & desire (memoryanddesire.net).


The Best Cigarette - by Billy Collins - There are many that I miss having sent my last one out a car window sparking along the road one night, years ago. The heralded one, of course: after sex, the two glowing tips now the lights of a single ship; at... Read more →

Posts prior to 2015 first appeared on my previous website, memory & desire (memoryanddesire.net).