Tagged: hard

drowning doesn’t look

drowning doesn’t look
the way one suspects it looks
every time, it takes

something as hard and soft as
water to appear uplifted
.
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we continue to

some things must harden

some things must harden
before they can become soft
again – bread rising
in the oven, calyx bracing
for its petals, hearts clenched
against infection, you
taking a chance
on letting go
.
20130120:1134
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time is hard

in maintaining

in maintaining
the living,
the hard part is
not knowing
what to expect,
with or without
styrofoam and
sphagnum moss
.
20110606:0919
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when all else fails, look