Tagged: meaning

we lose track, lose touch,

we lose track, lose touch,
can’t find our way back to one
another, stumble

towards purpose, meander
for a meaning, hands growing numb
.
20210818:0416
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counters have a hard

counters have a hard
time comprehending non-counters –
what do you mean you

don’t know how many, how much,
when we will run out, what’s enough?
.
20201214:1655
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there are telltale

let us not put so

let us not put so
much weight into whether it
flourishes or not –

nature has a way of making
us look like susceptible fools
.
20190622:2151
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: susceptible

because you and i

because you and i
come from the same
root, we can
still hold
and transmit
the most
basic meaning – even
underneath all
the affixes,
the prefixes, suffixes –
within the
quietest look
.
20190529:2140
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: root

how many words does

how many words does
it take to bridge all the other
words moments after

an accident, an intention,
a right place at the right time?
.
20190220:2110
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: bridge

january is

january is
finding meaning where there is not,
casting your own spell
.
20190115:0752
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: spell

everything seems to

everything seems to
mean something –
just three months ago,
coming across my first
red-winged blackbird
.
20181004:2200
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: mean

if we look back far

if we look back far
enough, we will find where our
histories splinter –

perhaps one of us will protest,
say it didn’t mean anything
.
20180715:2205
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: splinter

they seal off the herb

they seal off the herb
garden
every winter to
protect us from the

elements and not the other
way around – meaningless soup
.
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