Tagged: arrival

the first step to self-

the first step to self-
care is to better understand
how we arrive at

self – without community,
we are only ingredients
.
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we have once again

we have once again
arrived at a moment for
renewal – the first

day of summer, with raindrops
pattering on the window
.
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we count down the days

you arrived in new

you arrived in new
york city from somewhere warm,
argentina, asked

us to take you to bubble
tea – we left footprints in the snow
.
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dawn arrives with a

against all odds, we’ve

against all odds, we’ve
arrived at the end of a
twenty-one month year,

a brand new calendar for
our unreal realities
.
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the calculus for

the calculus for
risk-taking has nothing to
do with math and all

to do with the privileges
you arrived with, by land, by sea
.
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september arrives

september arrives
with the monarch butterflies,
five generations

all at once waving hello
and goodbye in our backyard
.
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t-minus one month

t-minus one month
before homecoming – suitcases
out and ready, chores

crossed off, two by two, days become
longer, stretched across memories
.
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coming home after

coming home after
four hundred and fifty-two
days, so much privilege –

love, love, love, love bubbling,
gratitude spilling over
.
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