Tagged: grass is greener

heaviness comes with

heaviness comes with
the most bountiful – it is
as revealing as

looking over yonder and
having envy stare right back
.
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the grass will always

the grass will always
be greener on the other
side – it’s more or less
about optics
and that the other
side is harboring
a septic tank
.
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how much longer? we

how much longer? we
are all wondering, amidst
a pandemic, in

sickness and in health, inside
and outside, peering beyond
.
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for the lucky, there

for the lucky, there
is always an escape hatch –
from winter to spring,

summer to fall – where the mind
drops you, from 0 to 60
.
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confined to a single

confined to a single
measure, a fragment
of notes seldom
appreciate the longer
phrase they make –
an eighth note three
measures away
is always
much more
of an eighth note,
and the whole
note over there
wears his fermata
with such
generous aplomb.
as the sentiment goes,
the notes are always
achingly sweeter
on the other side
.
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