Tagged: mental health

it is looking more and

it is looking more and
more likely that
we have been weighing
the wrong things, counting
and measuring
that which is
not easily
quantifiable, things we
can’t wrap our heads
around. we have
disassociated, splintered,
fractured ourselves for
too long to contain
so much, we can’t
be reliable data
within these set
values, even words
are no longer
enough, nor
meaningful
.
20211106:0449
y

i am downloading

i am downloading
the manual to being
okay – t-minus

forty-seven seconds to
seeing the silver lining
.
20210803:1447
y

summer’s recovery –

summer’s recovery –
excavating
crystallized time
for the brief
winter ahead,
powering up to
keep it all straight
.
20201115:1922
y

eight months into our

eight months into our
global pandemic, we arm
ourselves with distance,

a semblance of normalcy
tangoing with vigilance
.
20201111:1032
y

maybe upon closer

maybe upon closer
inspection,
there will be hints
that we are about
to spiral
yes, come even
closer, don’t say
we didn’t warn you
.
20200513:2210
y

no one caught it when

no one caught it when
you said it’s crushingly lonely
out here, making so

many connections just to
bear some semblance to wholeness
.
20180616:2123
y

** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: semblance

place, time, mindset –

place, time, mindset –
how we can jostle
for room to catch
a glimpse of the
night sky
from a window
of an asylum –
another seizing up
of the mind, perception
collapsing to the nth power
.
20150831:0845
y