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to play the role of

to play the role of
a guest is to walk a fine
line between giving

and receiving – never arrive
or depart empty-handed
.
20211022:2011
y

yes, we are in the

yes, we are in the
business of stacking up, some
hide it well, others

don’t bother – it’s all the same,
whether you admit it or not
.
20211021:2042
y

sometimes you have to

sometimes you have to
get comfortable with getting
stuck in order to

become unstuck. it’s a tried
and true formula – letting go
.
20211020:1934
y

the neighbors compete

the neighbors compete
to see who is even more
ecuadorian-

american – flags waving,
pumpkins piled high, still grilling
.
20211019:1905
y

memories become

memories become
overgrown with and without
intention – the greens

become greener, weeds even
weedier – waiting to be tamed
.
20211018:2108
y

the future is a

the future is a
watercolor, we attempt
to understand its

lines, to at least see the shape
of things to come, in all the hues
.
20211017:1507
y

somehow, we are all

somehow, we are all
americans until we
are not – immigrant

solidarity has always
been this fragile, unrooted
.
20211016:1045
y

knowing when to move

knowing when to move
on is an art, is reading cues
from the air, patterns

in the light, is shrinking some
organs to make room for others
.
20211015:2052
y

mama’s miniature

mama’s miniature
roses try not to look too
enticing to the

traveling deer, blossoms under
the chinese mahogany
.
20211014:2005
y

getting to know your

getting to know your
neighbors is a slow drill – take
turns, adjust levels

of intensity, vary
durations, rest in between
.
20211013:2035
y