Tagged: desire

the success of a

the success of a
rescue mission relies on
the degree to which

a person can acknowledge
the desire to be rescued
.
20210710:1018
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on the off chance that

on the off chance that
the desire to celebrate
is an excuse that

COVID will happily accept,
try not to look too complacent
.
20210207:1400
y

more often than not,

more often than not,
just around the corner is
something you want, but

still out of reach – maybe play
it safe, maybe take a risk
.
20200412:1154
y

in every language,

longing is a loose

longing is a loose
thread – so much
and not enough
tugging yields
an absolute
emptiness, a piece
of ourselves
that has lost
its shape
.
20121229:0010
y

we call to each

we call to each
other, practicing
one another’s names
in the comfort
of our mouths,
hearts, memories –
like Christmas
morning,
polishing desire
.
20121205:1447
y

the signs of the times

in everything, this

must-haves for a new

must-haves for a new
writing desk if you
must have a writing
desk –
a rain puddle, worn
coins, a set of
keys, an unflinching
stare, desire, a bolt
of lightning,
a very old
or new
city, a train
ride until
the path is clear

.
20110129:1606
y

we find so many words

we find so many words
to dress up our victual
desires – nothing so simple
as five ducks in a row
.
20100514:2159
y