mossmachinery

Philippines

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mossmachinery (Philippines) published:

do you see the wind riders?

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 Do you see the wind riders?


The cherry blossom petals fluttering in the currents of April wind
Celebrating the warmth
After the bone-chilling frost
Riding the kiss of cool morning air?

The vivid green plants striding in on the warm breeze
To the sound of the cicadas' cry
Collecting the morning dew
In the sweltering humidity?

The warm orange leaves blown away by the October chill
Falling with the temperature
Desiccated and raked away
As foggy breaths curl into the...
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cold hands

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you were always worried 
about your cold hands
i always told you it was fine

but i am worried this time because
they're blue now, too
and you aren't telling me anything

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mossmachinery (Philippines) published:

Sparklers

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your hands are cold 
and mine crackle with fire 
i'm afraid to hold yours 
but 
maybe i can light some sparklers and we can enjoy those together 

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mossmachinery (Philippines) published:

yellow and blue

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i write in the morning, because i don't want the only light to be coming from my laptop.
because i like the warmth of the sunlight more than the blue-white of a screen, and the warm more than the cold. because i'd rather hear traffic and birds than my music to make up the lost sound at night. because i watch the sunlight when i am alone, and only think the moon is pretty in company. because everything is illuminated...

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mossmachinery (Philippines) published:

ink between the grooves of your fingerprints

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my fingertips are always stained with ink, they might as well be tattoos. 

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