Tagged: life

etrog marmalade

etrog marmalade
happening on the stove this
morning, countless seeds

collected in a bowl, waiting
for some kind of impossible
.
20230108:1230
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in dying, there is

in dying, there is
life still and more – an universe
of chance hanger-ons,

ready and willing to become
part of a transformation
.
20221112:1245
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i’m in oslo, please

i’m in oslo, please
bring two tums, the message could
not have been clearer –

you meet me in stockholm an
hour later, my down coat in hand
.
20221002:0019 ET
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we have harvested

we have harvested
yesterday’s tomatoes for
today’s pasta, a

bouquet of fresh basil gave
up its breath to top it off
.
20220920:2237
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the simple things are

in the end, we may

in the end, we may
not find symmetry before
it finds us, only

if we are lucky, slipping
into an unwakeable sleep
.
20220817:1444
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in the middle of

in the middle of
playing the longest board game –
the realization

that the strategy’s always been
to do the least harm and still win
.
20220723:1725
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perhaps in the end,

perhaps in the end,
our batteries will simply
swell beyond what our

bodies can withstand, too late to
backup, to transfer, to transcend
.
20220630:0152
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in the grand stand of

we wait all day for

we wait all day for
something to happen – in the
microcosm of

our backyard – life, death, and the
great escape, if only for now
.
20220517:1724
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