ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

Snooze

A poem

Image by Jasmine Poulton

Environment feigns timeless
the power of blackout blinds
3 am streetlighttrafficmoon glow
or dawn chorus
unbeknownst
to one of us

my awareness missed the moment:
your movements in leaving bed
a sense of betrayal sweeps
not at the act of absence
but in my foolish contentment
mistaking…

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Jasmine Poulton

Jasmine Poulton

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English poet, writer and actress based in Los Angeles. Founder and editor of “Sundays” Journal. ~Perpetually speaking metaphorically~