Tagged: feet

we build community

we build community
with our mouths,
hands, and feet. we
can tear down
communities
with our words,
arms, and stance
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: stance

we will spend these only

we will spend these only
in new york
years,
twisting,
twisting,
like a cat
in mid-air,
waiting to
land on our feet
.
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there are moments when

there are moments when
i feel sick thinking about
it – what to do, what

to say, where to put my feet,
my hands, opened or closed, my heart
.
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we are dangling

we are dangling
our feet over this minute
and the next, waiting

for the world to end, not with
a bang, but a solar eclipse
.
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it is known, or

it is known, or
rather felt, that
memories get
shifted around
in the body, from
eyes, to liver,
to heart, to
fingers, to
skin, to feet.
how else can
we explain
the heaviness
from walking
away, walking
off, walking
to make sense
of it all, to
stop the rest
of the body
from feeling
.
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fortune favors those

fortune favors those
who allow their perspectives
to shift accordingly –

there are those who own no shoes,
then there are those with no feet
.
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September unwinds