Tagged: memory

memories become

memories become
overgrown with and without
intention – the greens

become greener, weeds even
weedier – waiting to be tamed
.
20211018:2108
y

the people you think

the people you think
of when you travel are the
same people you think

of when standing still – sceneries
change, characters stay the same
.
20211009:1205
y

most of the time, we

most of the time, we
carry each other without
much regard, under-

value the weight, why after
all this time, we still carry
.
20211008:2135
y

year after year – here

birthdays come and go,

in the middle of

in the middle of
the road, lakeside, a turtle
crossing. mom and i

stopped the car, got out, carried
it to water – karma points
.
20210916:1935
y

if panic came with

if panic came with
a panic button, it would
be hidden in the

oven underneath the stove
you did or didn’t turn off
.
20210813:0024
y

i am grandmother-

i am grandmother-
less, a feeling that carries
privilege at the point

of distinction, a state of
being struggling to be spoiled
.
20210811:0510
y

eventually, each

eventually, each
memory runs into the
ocean, still trying

to claim distinct space, blowing
bubbles in its infancy
.
20210703:0605
y

the places where i

the places where i
look for you are rarely the
places where you pop

up – in between ingredients
of tucked away memories
.
20210703:0552
y