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On Eating

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On Eating

There’s a grinding in everyone’s mouth. 
Something cacophonous and discordant
That resonates perfection.
It sounds like continents in your throat
Villages of little fluorescent bulbs,
Branding stories on your tongue
And crunching into you
Until you become the philosopher of the world.

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  1. Date: 1/9/2013 11:54:00 PM
    nice poem and great job being featured

  1. Date: 1/8/2013 1:50:00 PM
    Alexandra Espeset :-) your poem is wonderful write to find on the soups front page... '"Congratulations"" with your awesome featured poem of the week... always~ LINDA

  1. Date: 1/8/2013 12:16:00 PM
    This is awesome!!

  1. Date: 1/4/2013 1:53:00 AM
    Welcome to P-Soup! Hope you'll have great pleasure in sharing your thoughts and poems with us. - You write very well, and I look forward to reading more from you - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)