Tagged: ladder

when we got to the

when we got to the
other side of the lake, we
lingered on the dock

ladder, watching small fish kiss
our legs, taking smaller nibbles
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: nibbles

i had every rung

i had every rung
of our improvised
ladder to the tree
house reinforced,
inspected. a third
party can effectively
thwart self-
sabotage between
unhinged individuals
up to the fine print,
even when it is our
happiness at stake
.
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it takes a good

it takes a good
word
here and there
to fashion
a ladder, one
that could
get you places –
eventually, each
step may feel
sturdier
than the next,
but i would
not count on it
.
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20080301

we have all arrived at this corner
of the city with brightly
colored agendas tucked
surreptitiously between
the hardness of professionally-
bound portfolios. we have all
arrived for similar
reasons with different
rulers to measure the time
from unknown to
success. we have all broken
a few rungs on the way
up the ladder
and in accordance
we slide down so easily
.
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