Tagged: knowing

in the dream after

in the dream after
the dream that is just before
waking, we will meet

as if we knew each other in
past and future lives, not this one
.
20210505:2122
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from a distance, we

from a distance, we
infringe on each other’s freedoms,
not knowing any

better, or knowing better and
leaving a window open
.
20200918:1910
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we wish for that card-

every third door is

every third door is
a mystery, just like knowing
what you are going

to say before you say it and
then, suddenly, not knowing
.
20180109:1628
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between holding it all

between holding it all
in and not knowing
how you have held it
all in is the color
of regret, the
shape of
forgetfulness,
as natural
and unnatural
as time
.
20170524:2223
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not knowing so much

not knowing so much
about love, i am often
at a disadvantage,
stepping out onto the
curb, discovering a
questionably
precious, undeniably
shiny thing, picking
it up, and thrusting it
into the hands of everyone
i meet – did you drop this?
.
20170124:2208
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to some extent, we

to some extent, we
do not want to know any
of the answers – as

if figuring out right or
wrong is an interruption
.
20160913:0351
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when we finally

when we finally
bump into the edges of
knowing enough, will
it feel like a coarse
discomfort, a sudden
tangle, or merely a
smooth ache ready to
withdraw from the sun
.
20160713:0127
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jared, twenty years

jared, twenty years
is a long time to know and
not know a person –

when my spirit finally
meets your spirit, let’s start over
.
20160711:2132
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eventually, it’s the not

eventually, it’s the not
knowing that gets to
you, sneaks in with
socks on, as if it could
silence the stomp
.
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