chocolate is a verb

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trying to write…

switching it offthis will not be about the sky…it will not be about the hour…i will not describe the bird’s chipping bark or the robin on the lawn…you have already met the fluttering leaves of the plum tree, the blaze of yellow sedum in the yard…what does it matter if my glasses steam, if a thread of sweat gathers on my lip, if my washed hair drips onto my shoulders? of what consequence last night’s distant fireworks thumping late into my sleep? i will not say more about the taste of coffee or introduce the photograph on the calendar’s new page…

to stop the chattering, i reach for the switch, and