Tagged: forget

year after year – here

birthdays come and go,

remembering and

remembering and
forgetting, remember to
forget, forgetting

to remember, remembering
forgotten, our pandemic fog
.
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in the butcher’s

in the butcher’s
shop, we can
conveniently
forget
the animal
and hunger
for the meat –
in fact,
convenience
doesn’t even
cross our minds
.
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at every other

at every other
corner of the
city, a
marker –
to remember,
to forget,
to leave forever,
to come back to
.
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becoming familiar

becoming familiar
with new streets starts
with forgetting old
ones, making room
for new turns and
bumps in the road,
so that there is less
chance for
tripping and falling,
getting lost – still,
we need more time
.
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though the road may wind,

though the road may wind,
the path is always straight, or
straight enough so that

we will not remember just
how long we have been on it
.
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as soon as we catch

we are always a

we are always a
dirt pile away from childhood
memories – slipping
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: slipping

perhaps there will come

perhaps there will come
a time when we will simply
forget to look up,

stop marveling at the wonder
of it all, immersed in doubt
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: marvel