Tagged: fear

perhaps fear has long

perhaps fear has long
legs
, carrying deceptive
weight – i cannot breathe
.
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relief trades playing

relief trades playing
cards with pain, sometimes also
with fear, there are no

winners, nor losers in the
end, only ephemeral fools
.
20170808:2016
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perhaps love goes hand

perhaps love goes hand
in hand with fear – i would love
to take another

bite, but laces and zippers
and new commitments, to boot
.
20170603:2251
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in the shadows, we

forty-three hours have

forty-three hours have
passed since we lost you. i hide
the details
from my-

self, don’t get too close to the
edges for fear of falling
.
20170501:0410
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perhaps i spread my

perhaps i spread my
fingers just a little when
i am thinking of
you
and me
and whether
there can be an
us, the dreaded
unknown, hiding
my face
from the face of
it, without resisting
a peek
.
20170318:1550
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there are seconds

there are seconds
that converge every
morning to act as a
fine-meshed strainer,
separating parts of
myself from other
parts of myself.
i am awake
in this world again,
severed from all other
possible worlds,
recalibrating for
traces of paralysis
.
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