Tagged: longing

circumstance is a

circumstance is a
word that takes up
space on the page
that flaps around
in your mind.
the truth of the
matter is
if circumstances
were any
different, we
would still
find ourselves
here, hands tied,
longing for
the sake of
longing
.
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we will spend more time

we will spend more time
on longing than actually
doing anything

about it – dream, dreamers, then
wake up and get to work on it
.
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we’ve been here before –

we’ve been here before –
six days before christmas and
not yet home – somehow,

it feels different, homeward bound
plays in the distance, with teeth
.
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in every language,

after so many

after so many
layers, numbness will settle
in, a longed for pain
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: layers

during this part of

during this part of
our journey, we will tire, some
will abandon their

posts, there will be whispers of
mutiny, we will all thirst for home
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: mutiny

perhaps when we add

perhaps when we add
up all of our privileges,
it makes sense that we

can spend an afternoon, aching
with an indefinable pain
.
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some days, surprises

because you have more

because you have more
or less rescued me from the
kansas of my mind,
every point no longer
seeks a dimension,
every sign is merely
covering up other signs
.
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we woke up to

we woke up to
the truth that there
will always be
longing between
us, a surround-
sound of something
else calling
when hearts
are already
intricately tied
.
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