Tagged: hold

departures come and

we find ways to hold

we find ways to hold
it altogether, stay whole,
compartmentalize

a juxtaposition for how
we show up in the present
.
20210517:1644
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if what we hold of

if what we hold of
value cannot be divorced
from the dominant

culture and influence, where
does the line end or begin?
.
20210312:2204
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the foreseeable

the foreseeable
future forces us to put
our dreams on hold, wedge

our imagination in
dark places, stop breathing in
.
20210226:2106
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you said let us be

you said let us be
grateful when it arrives, and
do not be even

a little sad when it has
not yet, hold onto the present
.
20171101:2029
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holding it in

every moment, a

between holding it all

between holding it all
in and not knowing
how you have held it
all in is the color
of regret, the
shape of
forgetfulness,
as natural
and unnatural
as time
.
20170524:2223
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seconds before flight,

our bodies are prone

our bodies are prone
to making adjustments for
chaos – there is no

need to hold our breaths any
longer, yet we still do it
.
20161107:0738
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