Tagged: humanity

i am downloading

i am downloading
the manual to being
okay – t-minus

forty-seven seconds to
seeing the silver lining
.
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here we are, soaring,

here we are, soaring,
carrying and being carried
by humanity,

each pulling only a parcel
of an untold collective weight
.
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perhaps beneath all

perhaps beneath all
the layers of being human
is humanity –

it takes tremendous patience
to peel back much of the husk
.
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to discover our

to discover our
humanity is to invite
vulnerability,

then choose over and over
again not to take advantage
.
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in the process of

we are either all

we are either all
the same or so very much
different underneath

it all – we pretend to speak the
same language for a little while
.
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we all have something

as long as we are

as long as we are
alive, it will never stop –
this need to feed and
be fed –
we look to our
allies, when we
should be looking
for accomplices
.
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your backyard is my

even now, there is

even now, there is
a delicacy to the
way we hang on, not

a precise urgency, but
instead, a wing and a prayer
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: delicacy