Tagged: math

the calculus for

the calculus for
risk-taking has nothing to
do with math and all

to do with the privileges
you arrived with, by land, by sea
.
20211204:1505
y

on the surface, weight

on the surface, weight
is one calculation away
from accuracy –

the size and shape of a thing
does not easily divulge depth
.
20210221:1422
y

you said the river

you said the river
can heal itself if we give
it time – it’s never

a perfect formula when
variables are missing
.
20210128:2013
y

perhaps more

perhaps more
than any of it
all, more than
education and
income brackets,
more than
compatibility and
the stars, more
than all the
coincidences
and preferences,
is the comfort
of shorthand
and shortcuts.
here’s to the
ninety-percent of
the things i don’t
say that still make
their way to you
.
20201222:1711
y

between caution and

between caution and
curiosity is a
data collector,
quickened by
algorithms and
the possibility of
quantifying self
.
20201216:1602
y

whoever said that

whoever said that
the potato to lefse
ratio should be
five to fourteen may
not have factored in
the ones that never
made it to the table
.
20201130:1145
y

in the formula

more often than not,

more often than not,
we experiment with our
kitchen discards – one

out of three, okay, maybe
five, is not too, too shabby
.
20201030:1530
y

we are all a bit

we are all a bit
of a mystery
on different
levels –
when the yardstick
clashes with the
meterstick, we know
we won’t ever
see eye to eye
.
20200811:1933
y

if we make the right

if we make the right
choice nine out of ten times, hold
us accountable

for when we make the wrong choice
even one out of ten times
.
20200713:1930
y