mirkat

United States

she/her│infp-a
est. 10/15/20

existing is all i know how to do

Message from Writer

i think i'm a broken umbrella?

"too dizzying to love anywhere
but from a distance
when we meet i hold your face in my hands
you smile like swelling yellow spring and plead
take me with you, finished thing"
-- a growing thing

“We could never have loved the earth so well if we had had no childhood in it, if it were not the earth where the same flowers come up again every spring that we used to gather with our tiny fingers… What novelty is worth that sweet monotony where everything is known and loved because it is known?”
-- George Elliot

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mirkat (United States) published:

for the last time

FREE WRITING


sometimes i imagine
you write about me
at three a.m.
with sad music pouring through your
headphones and then when
it becomes too much
you switch to lorde
to remember all the things
that didn't happen
while you punch your pillow,
a tornado brewing inside;

and then i blink;
i might as well imagine
something worthwhile,
you know?

because i'm the one that writes about you
(not at three in the morning,
i could never stay up that late)
with...
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mirkat (United States) published:

ventriloquist

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tell me, what is this all for? 
and the sunrise, then the sunset. 
we’re crashing down into the deep blue sea, oh it’s beautiful, it’s a party, your birthday party. we’ll dine among the octopi, hide in the kelp forests, swim with the fish. around, around. confetti and cake and maybe even a pinata. what’s in it, you ask.
love, it is lies shrouded in clarity.

soon you’ll be taken to southwood plantation road where nothing stays buried. 
i was...
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