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Author: Akhil Katyal

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I want to 377 you so bad (and Other Poems)

i want to 377 you so bad till even the sheets hurt i want to ache your knees singe your skin line you brown breathe you in i want to mouth you in words neck you in red i want to beg your body insane into sepals i want to 377 you like a star…
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बर्लिन में

जब शाम ढली, हम सभी सड़क के चिराग हो गए। क्रॉयज़बर्ग बस रौशनी था - और सस्ते कबाब - हरी दीवारें, चरमराते दरवाज़े फुटपाथ और लड़के। एक गोरा जर्मन, लम्बा, जिसने पिछले साल लंदन के एक कमरे में अपने बॉयफ्रेन्ड को खोया था - सारी रात उसी की बातें करता रहा। लगभग सात फीट का, और…
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Girl, when you blow your boy, or boy, when you go down on her, or when both of you use a toy, and all the world's a blur, I know it feels like heaven, you too violate 377.   Moments before she died (December, 2012) It is the night of foreboding her skin is again…