Tagged: definition

let us not put so

let us not put so
much weight into whether it
flourishes or not –

nature has a way of making
us look like susceptible fools
.
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setting aside wings,

setting aside wings,
we will always look to the
next best unit of

measurement to define our-
selves and each other, gauge worth
.
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how many words does

how many words does
it take to bridge all the other
words moments after

an accident, an intention,
a right place at the right time?
.
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let’s break it to each

let’s break it to each
other slowly, iron out
each letter before
casting them into
words, meaning –
we might, just
might, catch ourselves
from spilling
.
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even between

even between
the things we
say and the things we
mean to say
are differing
realities, inseparable
perceptions
.
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on a scale between

on a scale between
what is this? and
my mom can
make this
is that
first encounter
of chinese restaurants
we all have our
defining moments,
usually tucked
inside a
fortune cookie
.
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we draw lines

we draw lines
in the dark,
identifying
parts that go
together, measuring
breaths, repositioning
wishes. i come
across the definition
of us by the first
sign of light, but
the undulating
curtains admit
nothing is so steady
.
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lin – a forest;

lin – a forest;
grove; woods;
a collection of
books, works,
literary extracts;
a great body of
(capable persons,
etc.) – how
many more
layers of
me will i
get to slip into
before feeling
whole, catalogued,
temperate,
composed, not
allocated for
further harvesting
.
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