Tagged: friendship

year after year – here

between contractual

between contractual
hellos with the sun, the moon,
and stars are lapses

only documented here,
here, and there, marked by Xes
.
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when we were young, we’d

when we were young, we’d
pretend to be one another’s
echoes, however

imprecisely carried out,
cushioned by resounding laughter
.
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as long as you and

as long as you and
i still wish
for entirely
different things,
there will
be enough
room to grow, maybe
even flourish
.
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memories sometimes

memories sometimes
turn into silhouettes, we
can still remember

the shape, but need one another
to help fill in the details
.
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the very edges

the very edges
of holidays often arrive
tattered and torn, we

anticipate this and keep
ourselves in good company
.
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old friends find a way

old friends find a way
to bump into each other
over and again,

as a gift, a reflection
of the self we wish to see
.
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there are surprises

there are surprises
that tuck themselves neatly into
sunday afternoons

as if they were always meant
to be, easy, reassuring
.
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we made each other

we made each other
wait for too long, time decided
to let us expire
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: expire

you and i have not

(for kb and gm)

you and i have not
spoken since he died two
christmases ago –
or was it
last christmas,
hand in hand with
ignorance and
legitimate
excuses – in
our hearts, there
are traces
because i have
no secrets from you
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: secrets