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RainAndSonder

United States

poetry and short stories - they/them - harry potter (hufflepuff) - amateur guitarist - the beatles -
music - podcasts (esp night vale)
I drew my profile picture.
What if every song, book, poem, or painting was just a metaphor for food?

Message from Writer

“Friendship ... is born at the moment when one man says to another ‘What! You too? I thought that no one but myself.’” - C.S. Lewis
“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.” - Albert Einstein
"Words are flying out like endless rain into a paper cup." - The Beatles
"The best of us can find happiness in misery." - Fall Out Boy
I've been on this site since 2017. Usually willing to give feedback. If you're going to like, comment too; it doesn't take too long and is much more helpful!

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RainAndSonder (United States) liked #sweetly bitter Trapped in my own Solace by Harlow (United States)

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RainAndSonder (United States) liked I Will Always Love You by The Notebook (Canada)

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RainAndSonder (United States) published:

the sea breathes in time to our lungs

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the sea waves the same way a shaken-out
blanket does: it rises and falls like a
sleeping beast, rearing up and charging
at the jagged shore rocks, casting a light spray.

down here the world feels hopelessly twined,
the gray water reaching from our tired beach
to shoddy refugees with parched, cracked lips
and raving sun above like a scorching leech;

from patricians with pursed brows and furrowed
lips to stressed walls crumbling away,
and buckets under chapped, leaking ceilings ...

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RainAndSonder (United States) published:

you're in a target at 11:34 PM

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11:34 PM, TARGET

it's strange, isn't it, you think, how there are some places where the world turns itself inside out. at this time of night, at this target, with nobody else around but you and the woman at the checkout counter with heavy eyelids, the rest of the earth is a tucked-away daydream. toto's "africa" pours down from the speakers, all ethereal harmonies and ghostly xylophones. the music twines itself around your hands, your chest, your neck, a gentle...

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RainAndSonder (United States) liked salt water hearts by aryelee (United States)

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RainAndSonder (United States) liked Hmmm by Abi Pinner (United Kingdom)

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RainAndSonder (United States) liked Odors by Harlow (United States)

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RainAndSonder (United States) started following Harlow (United States)

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RainAndSonder (United States) liked I was Going to Wear Overalls Today by Harlow (United States)

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