In Plain View

what you hold closest


hidden from the


I feel across

the distance

like a bullet

to the chest

like electro-shock

to the brain

flashes of you

jolt me out

of reality

over and over.

day and night,

your subconscious



to me and AT me…

sometimes tender,

often in frustration,

occasionally in fury…

I don’t need my eyes

when it comes to you,

for I already see

you’re hidden

in the best

place of all…

in plain view.

From Soul Echo, 2010

(ISBN10: 1448927056, ISBN13: 97814488927050)-out of print

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