Tagged: control

how easily we

how easily we
spiral into control, or
the worst versions of

ourselves, believing we could
contain these minor implosions
.
20200420:2025
y

as the haves splinter

as the haves splinter
into haves and newly have-
nots, we are humbled,

no longer pretending to
have the answers, be in control
.
20200323:2227
y

friday night, knowing

time is of little

time is of little
consequence to pandora’s
box – between now and

later, we can practice control,
but it’s all a deferment
.
20161108:0737
y

there are aches that can

there are aches that can
drag you across one hour
into the next and

the next – during which you realize
you were never in control
.
20160914:2337
y

i have come for the

i have come for the
weapons you casually
sharpen over break-

fast, complete with a perfect
semblance of control, loosed words
.
20160912:0750
y

laughter is still the

laughter is still the
best medicine as we strap
in
, hang tight, and wait

for another communal ride,
aisles and aisles of decisions
.
20160603:0759
y

departures are slow

departures are slow
releases
even with a
steady hand on the
valve, it takes
heart to control
the flow
.
20160509:2121
y

under pressure, we’d

under pressure, we’d
like to think that we can still
choose to be graceful

i am counting to ten, deep
breaths, a hiccup escapes
.
20150507:0855
y

my body protests

my body protests
but my brain knows there’s more to
life than sleep – knowledge

is a reckless thing, sparing
so few while on the hunt
.
20150402:0029
y