Tagged: karma

in the middle of

in the middle of
the road, lakeside, a turtle
crossing. mom and i

stopped the car, got out, carried
it to water – karma points
.
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the housefly that spent

the housefly that spent
a day with us indoors felt
faint, dragging its wings

until daddy felt sorry,
captured it to let it out
.
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perhaps at second

perhaps at second
glance, a familiarity,
crossing the decades
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: familiarity

when reality

i am working on it

i am working on it
is not as active as it
sounds or looks.
i am not down
to the residuals
here, no full-on
tugging from
bygone experiences,
but a daily non-
choosing – meat
so delicious, no
one has to
put up a fight
.
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this morning, grating

this morning, grating
ginger – a small cut, blood for
blood – yesterday’s dead

cockroach haunting me. i pretend
this makes us at all even
.
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there is room to do

happiness is the

happiness is the
compass by
which we are
led into this
and no other
universe.
everything else
falls into
orbit
when
it comes to you
.
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