Tagged: impermanence

perhaps the details

perhaps the details
that matter now will no longer
matter a year, a

day, eleven minutes from
now – we are all poor prophets
.
20210301:1947
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there is never as

there is never as
much certainty for the future
than at the turn of

the new year, when we know that
this too shall pass, then we wait
.
20210103:1003
y

maybe with wings, we

january is

january is
helping grandma hang on or
let go, wavering
.
20190124:2212
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: wavering

in the blink of an

in the blink of an
eye, we will be
on the other
side, dusting off
all that fuss
.
20181215:2337
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: fuss

the impermanence

the impermanence
of things pains me – this afternoon,
finding a crack in

grandma’s ring and wondering
how it got there, how to rewind
.
20181212:1605
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: rewind

relief trades playing

relief trades playing
cards with pain, sometimes also
with fear, there are no

winners, nor losers in the
end, only ephemeral fools
.
20170808:2016
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the patterns you

the patterns you
observe in time
are meant
to cushion every
anomaly, the way
packaging foam
hugs the curves
of each fruit
to hold the juices
in, keep from
bruising.
so don’t
be restless, my
dear, don’t
insist that you are
bored. sink into
the patterns
of our lives,
soak it in between
the days, the years
.
20170630:1723
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some moments carry

forty-three hours have

forty-three hours have
passed since we lost you. i hide
the details
from my-

self, don’t get too close to the
edges for fear of falling
.
20170501:0410
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