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Carter Vance
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Paths That Cross We started so deliberate, along the followed page scraps crossed up with ink, compass-exact strokes against dying candles, closing walls, to chart a way through. Swiping about, smearing fingers through facades and oil print; when it comes a...
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Forever Summer The washing in of late afternoon comes tidal in still glass of warm shades, soothed calm with bright-breaking whispers in windowsills over and against the dawn fires, a wafting trash burn that flicks unnoticed against pale blue spaces, like s...
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Ghost Stations All bright in stonework: polished, immaculate and winter soaked. It comes on, rushing, dreams in the windy room made of open windows and dying breaths. With kingdom come and the traffic flow, glasses tinged modern with sculptor’s care in 1973...
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Separation Anxiety Rum, ice, tea in glass, they take together in peculiar form, burnishing off the white floor tiles and helping with tremors. Or, helping could be too strong, there isn’t much beyond greenery to share at, making sense of if this fire or tha...
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The Unfinished Country I draw the lines, they
trace themselves straight, true to paper scaffold crackling up against a vision Of lands great and
beyond sky’s reach, sumptuous, possible and laid before. Too coloured from rain
to grip quills again, if I weren...
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Things Were Golden It
came through windows, streaming, dappling the wine glass Wednesday in fantasia’s soft edges, taking woolen stock of all before; Tinted
in pooling memory, I stood in it, lapping up with a hungered air. Though,
as quickly, it left, with ...
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I Now Have a Patreon
In preparation for some (hopefully) upcoming projects in the new year, I have decided to set a Patreon account for myself here: https://www.patreon.com/cartervance All of my content will always remain free to the extent that I am able to control that, but i...
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Jazz at Green Mill The air of smoke, of gangland auras passed long since into myth maps, legend books, hopes to still me to these wooden walls, sticky hearts going in time to upbraid themselves with old tales spun in weaver’s haste with sloppy finish. Arise...
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