Tagged: cleaning

a day to rest and

a day to rest and
unclog the sink, empty the
vacuum bin, clean out

the freezer, make pizza, let
the dough rest longer, yes, longer
.
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perhaps spring appears

perhaps spring appears
and disappears mostly with
no regard for our

single-minded seasonal
cleaning – we are caught coatless
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: cleaning

it is stated in countless

it is stated in countless
handbooks and hazard
identification trainings
that whenever a dust
layer of as little as one-
thirty-second of an
inch accumulates,
immediate cleaning is
warranted to prevent
combustion. i had often
thought that somehow, this
pain would be
useful, drawing close
each layer like a
comforter, a coat,
an armor, a potential,
not knowing enough
about chemistry
and vents
and letting go
.
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let’s practice being

let’s practice being
intermittent –
like rain,
it provides
the best of
opportunities
.
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103 floors,

103 floors,
6,514 windows,
3 full-time cleaners,
4 months,
incalculable feelings –
repeat
.
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it’s a service, this

it’s a service, this
gutting and cleaning of fish.
the fishmonger spills

the contents with a smart chop,
unplugs and repositions
.
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