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Stacy Campbell

Perspective

 

She licked

her lips

(the slightest of gestures unaware)

And I,

armed with stupidity

lit a match

for my cigarette

so I could

better see

her walking

away

 

Stacy Campbell lives in Hurst, Texas. She teaches special education language arts, and sponsors a poetry club at her high school. In her free time she plays the guitar, writes poetry, short stories, and drinks very cold beer. She is previously published in The Texas Observer, Writer’s Digest, North Texas Professional Writer’s Anthology, The Teachers Voice, Orange Room Review, Splash of Red, The Smoking Poet and other on-line publications. She was a Commendation Award Winner from The Society of Southwestern Authors

 

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