Tagged: longer

departures come and

t-minus one month

t-minus one month
before homecoming – suitcases
out and ready, chores

crossed off, two by two, days become
longer, stretched across memories
.
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chasing the sun west-

because we can stave

because we can stave
off hunger for much longer,
treasure these moments

when we are together, stow
them away for a rainy day
.
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how much longer? we

how much longer? we
are all wondering, amidst
a pandemic, in

sickness and in health, inside
and outside, peering beyond
.
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some things take longer –

some things take longer –
growing up, staying
strong, hanging on
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: longer

when summer retreats,

when summer retreats,
we can grab our paddles and
chase after it for

just a little while longer,
and then still, even longer
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: retreats

we will fall for the

we will fall for the
belief of independence
longer than others
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: independence

there’s a rule about

there’s a rule about
not looking up and into
the sun – when we break

the rule, can we start over,
be blind for an eon longer?
.
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butterflies stay still

butterflies stay still
for much longer than we give
them credit for – let’s

allow one another wings
and not be afraid to fly
.
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