Tagged: atoms

i made you say i

i made you say i
love you
so
i wouldn’t have to
guess. when i feed it
to the spectrometer
tonight, we will be
able to analyze
purity versus
pressure, measure the
intensity of each peak.
for this, the organic
chemistry lab was
worth the pretty penny
.
20170225:0108
y

reality is

reality is
interaction
if not for
you, would i
have made
this quantum
leap, from orbit
to orbit, something
so fundamental,
and still,
a mystery
.
20160522:1037
y

at our very

at our very
best, we are
transitional,
migrating through
each state of
matter as soon
as conditions change,
never quite solid
.
20151130:0759
y

here is the word no,

here is the word no,
wrapped in a
yes, painted
in the color
no, tucked into
the alternating folds
of yes
and YES,
rolled into the note
no, hummed in
the key of
yes, please
hold me as i
split atoms
.
20140913:0003
y

there is a thawing quality to

there is a thawing quality to
waking, except – instead of
melting – there is a
pulling together of atoms,
an activation of senses,
a bonding of nouns to
verbs, a slow architecture
of understanding that this,
this is waking, balanced
on the tip of numbness,
with only fractions of
milliseconds to decide
which way to fall
.
20120311:1350
y