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  • Gary Hunter

Light-footed Tourist - June 22, 2022

my early history

was of quantity over quality

pictures without people

a diary lacking emotion

of things done and duties

movement and sounds

recorded without feeling

hte butterfly avoiding flowers

a fear of life’s nectar

I was the light-footed tourist

but now

you can’t take a selfie

without me muscling in

the front row pusher

a garfy smile


trying to dance

out of their sockets

a man slapped

hard on the ass

by life


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