Tagged: games

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
y

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perhaps months,

perhaps months,
years from now, these
days will become
foggy, it’s how our
minds insist on
playing games with
our hearts – now you see
me, now you don’t

we have no choice as
witnesses, obligated
to make out every
fine detail in the
heightened haze
.
20170502:0738
y

the score was 79-

the score was 79-
109 by the afternoon,
and you had no
intention of
relenting or going
easy on me.
with some
games, playing to
lose is half the fun,
half the arsenal
.
20161230:1733
y

in the middle of

in the middle of
the night, the mind runs
errands the body
pretends to know
nothing about,
reshuffles everything
we’ve said or felt or
said we’ve felt
so that there are
new hands to play
by morning, with
over two-point-five
million possibilities
hidden beneath
our poker faces
.
20160816:0148
y

it requires a little

it requires a little
physics to build
something comfy,
a place where we can
call out safe!
for the games
we will
play into
eternity – darling,
you’re my base
.
20130827:2200
y

city children do not

city children do not
understand that you
cannot play
marco polo out of
water and on the
streets, even in
the vicinity of
a shooting
fire hydrant. they do
know however
that everyone should
be
this free
some day
.
20100611:1919
y

saved for a rainy day

saved for a rainy day
or the glue that keeps us together
.
we prayed for clear skies
and the rain came anyway
this month-long puzzle
.
20100410:2154
y