Tagged: knot

in that lumberyard

in that lumberyard
of dreams, we still graze each other
imperfectly, knots

and all, finding familiar
patterns in the grain, such weakness
.
20180204:1339
y

a hole feels like a

we are at once new

we are at once new
and old threads, learning
to become
tangled and
untangled –
without breaking,
we can carry
so much weight
together
.
20151120:0555
y

because you already

because you already
knew my upper
trapezius, the
new old knot
that visited this
morning needed
no introduction,
only a welcomed
investigation,
new old kisses
.
20151115:1524
y

there’s a knot in the

there’s a knot in the
back, under my right shoulder,
about the size of

a tanka, waiting for you to
break down into syllables
.
20150315:1255
y

november is a

november is a
knot tied at the end
of a teabag filled
with loose leaves from
home, steeping
those mended years
.
20141130:0849
y

on the whole, refrain

on the whole, refrain
from doing harm to one
another –
we are bound
by the same knot
.
20140920:0911
y

histories gather

most mornings are

most mornings are
spent mending the
thoughts that were
unraveled the evening
before. it takes
a clear mind
to untie these
atomic knots
.
20120923:2143
y

from the curves of our