Tagged: comparison

by the water’s edge,

by the water’s edge,
bonds become stronger, it’s true –
looking out into

the depth of an endlessly
cold darkness brings us closer
.
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in the middle of

in the middle of
chocolate is always more
other chocolates –

the struggle to resist the
comparison simply melts
.
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every once in awhile,

every once in awhile,
we get a peek at
the future
of work
, comforted
by the thought
that machines will
still need us –
to dream
because we will
need sleep,
to think creatively
because life
is short
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: machines

prosperity red

prosperity red
is a shade sweeter than warring
red, two hues duller

than pure happiness, half a
shake more seductive than sin
.
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almost happy is

in the middle of the

in the middle of the
night, loneliness
in the
city can’t hold
a candle to loneliness
in the suburbs –
unless you count
the crickets
.
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experience and

experience and
the turn of
events layer
us. from above,
there isn’t much
of a difference.
but standing
side to side, our
fractions
add up to
distinctive
wholes
.
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on the scale of zero

on the scale of zero
to infinity, we are all in
variant degrees
drowning. what
distinguishes us
is the scale to
which you or i
can actually
save one another
from each other
.
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order and chaos go

some days feel more

some days feel more
broken than others – it’s
in the way you crack
into them, the slow
reeling in, a flavor
or two identified
within combined
textures
, then
the swallow –
such differences
are palpable
.
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