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|***BIO*** Stephen Moore has lived in the San Francisco Bay Area his entire life. This is where he wrote "Tree of Poets: an Anti-Bukowski View of Contemporary Poetry" and "Canon". Stephen currently lives in the desert.|
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|Losing the Soft Grip or Blame in the Ghost of an Actress|
|by Stephen Moore|
|How can I be the worst thing
that has ever happened to you?
Falling off a couch when you were seven
and a nurse in medical gloves
stole anything you could ever give me.
How was L.A.?
Did you wait
on any movie stars?
Now that it has been
I don't feel the need to mix words.
You've told the same secrets before
and I told them to the world.
Global publication of an admission
to a casual allusion to insanity.
I am acting on the assumption
that I was born and did not
appear sixteen in your bedroom.
I cannot remember anything I haven't
exaggerated. Looking back I don't
remember what loving you felt like.