Tagged: heavy

in some circumstances,

in some circumstances,
we have learned to lean
into the heat, endure
the inertia – such
heaviness
mastering apologies
only with our eyes
.
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cherry tomatoes

cherry tomatoes
growing heavy, a quarter
of an ounce to home
.
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eventually,

eventually,
stories that do not
get told
no longer struggle
for the light,
but rather
submit to
a silence
more rusted than
golden. the
distinction appears
negligible, but here,
try to lift this weight
.
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happiness treads

happiness treads
heavily, how the
floorboards creak
underneath her giant
joyous steps.
happiness treads
lightly, gliding
across an inch
of discrete micro-
scopic lift, wet
skirt tails
.
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in the rain, we lean

in this day or two of

in this day or two of
heavy winds, our eyes
are on the horizon, while
someone ties us
down to legislation,
acronyms, and words
like infringement,
theft, prosperity,
entrepreneurship.
innovation flexes
her arm and throws
a curve ball
.
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sometimes Spring

sometimes Spring
arrives, already
heavy
, heart
caught on the
stormy rhythm
of a skirt
loose in the wind
.
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