I wanted to end
the week with you.
Then I wondered,
why not begin the night
with you,
and would it be so terrible
if I carried it over
to breakfast
and a cup of something
hot to drink
with you?

—L.L. Barkat, from Love, Etc.

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—Carl Sharpe, editor at Versewrights

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