Tagged: conversation

here is the offhand

here is the offhand
remark that
connects all the
other remarks –
the brain fashions
a net, tight
enough to make
categorical sense of
the situation,
loose enough to let
things go or
accidentally strangle
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: remarks

you say most people

you say most people
start astronauting a little
bit younger
– i put

on my suit, give it a bounce,
ready for my stretch behavior
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: stretch

it’s not that kind of

it’s not that kind of
courthouse
you said, breaking my
musings of getting

hitched for love and not the spotlight –
how ‘bout that one over there?
.
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you said you’ve met

my mom and i take

a day of cooking

to be human is

to be human is
to covet loneliness, one
interaction at

a time. you are talking, i
am stirring candied walnuts
.
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in conversation,

in conversation,
we catch one another’s
reflections as our
own, eight words
out of ten, it
cannot be helped
.
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two slices into

you have managed

you have managed
to build a luminous
fort with hand-picked
catchphrases. i am
still trying to string a
word or two across my
ukulele to strike
a suitable tension
.
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