Tagged: claim

it takes skills to pick

it takes skills to pick
the pockets of time – you place half
a roll of quarters

on the old time machine, claiming
to have broken the high score
.
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on the first day of

on the first day of
spring, you
returned to us,
suddenly
fatherless. there
are parts of us
that will dance
around recognizing
parts of you
because no one
wants to claim
a familiarity
to loss
.
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i am scared. i am

i am scared. i am
not scared. i am scared. i am
not scared. i am scared.

psyching out the universe
to stake a claim. i am not scared
.
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the words christmas in the

the words christmas in the
air
has a way of slicing
cleanly
through time
, parting
the fruit always
asymmetrically
so that there is room
enough for you and i
to lean in, identify
and claim
each fibrous memory
.
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