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J. Bradley is the Web Editor of Monkeybicycle and the Falconer of Fiction at NAP. Offline, he lives in Orlando, FL. Online, he lives at http://iheartfailure.net.
The following work is Copyright © 2012, and owned by Jesse Bradley and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
Our Skin Is Our Jewelry
I accidentally baptized myself
I wielded apologies like hatchets,
Around you, I go from Steve to Stefan,
The ice cubes ran from The Everglades
Our flask prepared us against
In fifty years, our server could be
With whiskey as a periscope,
My pupils flinch at your open
I’ll wear an oversized suit as power armor,
Ryan Ramon Weaver
Ryan Ramon Weaver is from Laguna Niguel, California. He has been writing in a conscious, progressive manner for the past 6 years. He draws and paints as well and has been for over 8 years now. Ryan’s main focus with anything is understanding, and it shows for the most part in his artwork and writings. He tries to attempt to grasp an understanding of our social condition, whether it be the good, bad or ugly and convey it as honestly as he can, though at certain points one must eventually choose a side.
The following work is Copyright © 2012, and owned by Ryan Ramon Weaver and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
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