Tagged: flexibility

we all do it – make

we all do it – make
a little more room around
this time of the year
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: room

day 8 sounds and looks

day 8 sounds and looks
a lot like day 7, aspires
to day 9, 19,

maybe even 90, feels
the gravity of day 1
.
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i no longer wait

if we were to press

if we were to press
into the possibilities,
time would put on
his favorite
cloak, allow
its edges to
brush every
temptation, leaving
a trail of
portals behind
.
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minutes before

minutes before
departure inescapably
turn into seconds –
before you
know it, you’re
on the other side
.
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in the pocket of

perhaps time stretches

perhaps time stretches
during separation, seconds
become minutes,
minutes, hours,
and so on and so forth,
so that upon
return, it is
best to use caution
when opening
overhead bins, as
items may have
shifted in flight
.
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let us lose the path

even two lampposts

even two lampposts
facing the same
breathtaking
sunset for thirty-four
years may look
away now and
then, blink one bulb,
then the other, try
for something
less golden,
show up
not so rigid
.
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for all the data

for all the data
we collect from one
another, day to
day, minute
to minute, perhaps
we are building
a universal
reference on
ourselves, as if
there could be
a perfect equation
to calculate the
gravitational tug
from person to
person, something
we can keep
in our back pocket
.
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