Tagged: emotions

some days, you bump into

some days, you bump into
words you should have known
all along – kenchinjiru,
syndemic, awumbuk
you wondered how
you never longed
for them, a
kaukokaipuu
of sorts
.
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at any given

at any given
moment, we are different and
the same – awake, tired,

hungry, decisive, joyful,
charged, meeting in the middle
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: hungry

perhaps youth hijacks

perhaps youth hijacks
our memories long before
they are created,

lies in wait for activation,
ready to pounce with vigor
.
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we were all strangers

we were all strangers
once – for the brave,
the opportunity comes
more often –
a combination
of fear and
joy, a malleable
unease
to forge into
laughter
.
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a million and

a million and
two data
points
from
now, this will
feel differently,
regardless of
need or want
.
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103 floors,

103 floors,
6,514 windows,
3 full-time cleaners,
4 months,
incalculable feelings –
repeat
.
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there is probably

there is probably
something
incomprehensibly
complex about the
way we
lean in,
anticipate,
ignoring
the parts that have
to do with
physics, but just
allowing sentiments
to weigh in
.
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ninety-nine percent of

ninety-nine percent of
looking
back

is to wipe the
dust from the way
you remembered it.
the greater the
distance, the more
everyone seems to
glitter. even the
worst of old
emotions spins in the
new breeze, briefly
catching the
sunlight like a shiny
pinwheel planted
in the garden
to frighten your
recollection
.
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