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Waking up (next to my love...)

By Michael S

waking up
from a touch
a slight brush
I feel your hand

looking up
still too dark
a familiar shade
I find your smile

"what time is it?"
silence
"honey, you ok?"
still no response

"Mikey..."
you hold me
"I love you..."
you kiss me


Michael S, 20, is an international student from Indonesia. He is currently a full time computer science major at the University of Texas at Austin, where he is a sophomore. He says he is out to his parents and sisters and happily in love with his boyfriend, to whom the above poem is dedicated.
General information: Jeff Walsh
Design and HTML: Jase Pittman-Wells
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