Tagged: intent

perhaps not enough

perhaps not enough
of us are intent on causing
a ripple effect,

and therein lies the problem,
there is no way to disconnect
.
20200914:1817
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midnight translates with

midnight translates with
stealth, sorting through
words like a
relay racer, passing
the baton, linking
intent to a turn of
phrase, completing
parts of unfinished
sentences, circling,
circling the mind’s
mad racecourse
.
20191018:0023
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: relay

without meaning to,

without meaning to,
we collect one another’s
words with devotion,

inject intent helplessly,
and still love inescapably
.
20170701:2311
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seven paces to

seven paces to
the atlantic, it comes up
to measure me and
my intent.
eventually, the
waves will rise
to chest-level, so
cold that i will
no longer have to
say the things i
need to say
because there
will be a numbness
that simply forgets
.
20160821:0030
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