Photo by Genevieve Dallaire on Unsplash

I spit watermelon seeds from my teeth
and swirl the muddy remnants of coffee grounds
around in my cup with my index finger
it’s bitter and lingers
it smells of coconuts and lemongrass
sex is in the air
can you feel it?

The humidity makes my skin sticky
it sparkles
a turquoise…

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Taylor Haught

Taylor Haught

Freelance writer, poet, filmmaker, digital nomad, and health enthusiast.