In the moment

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From my favorite good-smell store,
a purple candle called “Party Dress”
burns in a glass decorated
with a picture of confetti.
The fire smells of grape candy
just short of explosion.
Flames dance on three wicks
while the wax is seduced
by its own heat.

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Photo by A. D. Joyce

©A. D. Joyce, 2014

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