Tagged: community

most of the time, we

most of the time, we
carry each other without
much regard, under-

value the weight, why after
all this time, we still carry
.
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just like that, the plump-

just like that, the plump-
ness of you can carry the
plumpness of me – we

can all be lifted higher
when we are filled together
.
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every tragedy

every tragedy
forces us into tunnel
vision – it takes a

community to draw us
back out, save us from ourselves
.
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we are attempting

we are attempting
to speak with a single voice – no
group has ever built

unity underneath an
invisibility cloak
.
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it’s human to build

it’s human to build
shelter with whatever is
available to

us – a deck of cards, sand, snow,
the spirit, other people
.
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we gather in the

we gather in the
name of barbecue, seasoned
by our immigrant

preferences – every piece, cooked
low and slow, shares a story
.
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in times of crisis,

in times of crisis,
we build a community –
to borrow and share

sugar, flour, this rake, our
best pruning shears, a pitch fork
.
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we will still have joy

we will still have joy
when we are in community
with one another –

someone will start giggling,
then we will all fall apart
.
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to the extent that

we build community

we build community
with our mouths,
hands, and feet. we
can tear down
communities
with our words,
arms, and stance
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: stance