Tagged: hobby

the hummingbirds came

the hummingbirds came
home last friday, and dad was
ready for them – our

backyard strategically blooming
with fire engine red feeders
.
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home designs triggers

the park adds

the park adds
character to that
stroll or lounge –
whereas before,
you were a
portrait sketch –
now, you are
an illustration
.
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it takes six tweezers, three

it takes six tweezers, three
screwdrivers, two bottles of
glue, one good wire snip,
a spool of longing, a bouquet
of drill bits, needles, and pins,
an anchor of kisses, and twelve
years to carve this wonder, hold
taut confusion, wrap joy
close, fold breathlessness
for two beats
before raising the masts
of those early days
waking up new
and near,
unfurling the sails of
an eternal spring
in a bottle
for the long journeys away
from you, my home
.
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every moment of

every moment of
our lives, we swap
in and out
the things that
bring us comfort
.
and while some
resorted to
thumb-sucking
last night, don’t
worry – i won’t tell
.
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with glass between

with glass between
us and life no longer
a struggle
on the other side,
our hearts beat their
wings a little
louder, soaring
and tumbling
for an immortality
that could make
the difference
.
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