dive

why don’t you
come to realize
that these eyes

are worth
your time?

dive into them
like swimming pools.

deep ends call
for a dance

on my eyelash
diving boards.

slice into
the water
and, just

dive.

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Joseph Dahut

Joseph Dahut

Joseph L. Dahut is a student at Drew University in Madison, New Jersey, where he studies English and Art History. Joseph attended Gonzaga College High School in Washington, D.C. There, Joseph founded the Gonzaga Poets and Writers and was an editor-in-chief for the school's literary journal, The Phoenix. Currently, Joseph edits for the online literary and arts review, The American Pike Review. Joseph was a two time finalist in the Parkmont Poetry Festival, and his work can be found in The Sand Canyon Review. Joseph is passionate about the craft of poetry, both reading others' work and writing his own.
Joseph Dahut

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  • hum - July 1, 2015
  • dive - May 20, 2015
  • 268 Reppin

    Straight fire.

  • Oscar Molina

    Excellent!!!