Tagged: neighborhood

carrying home new

carrying home new
books, with a freshly printed
library card in

your pocket, is a rare reward
for leaving behind all you’ve known
.
20220319:1652
y

almost twenty-four

almost twenty-four
moons since we last stepped into
this neighborhood gem –

names are foggy, but the flavors
will never quite escape us
.
20220121:1935
y

when every seventh

when every seventh
neighbor is growing bird’s eye
chili in the front

yard, we follow suit, waiting
for that rainbow of spiciness
.
20200805:1019
y

following the new

following the new
rule to operate at half
capacity, the

pizza joint on the corner
tests our anxious appetite
.
20200314:2142
y

saturday brunch is

saturday brunch is
a stone’s throw away – we muster
our strengths for the feast
.
20180922:2147
y

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

three doors

there is always

there is always
something happening
lakeside, just when
you think there isn’t –
someone is
stirring the pot
.
20150604:0920
y

it is difficult to see

it is difficult to see
up close, but from
afar, there is a
staged choreography
in the most neighborly
of communities
.
20120628:2344
y

before perfecting the

before perfecting the
business of travel
on, across, and around
the third rail, city
rodents must endure
and pass the final
exam on Harmonics
in Electric Circuits
,
perfect the death-
defying jump, and
first, and foremost,
develop the devil-
may-care
scuttle
in owning their
neighborhoods
.
20120418:0822
y

there is nothing like

there is nothing like
rolling out of
bed, heading
to the neighborhood
doughnut shop,
and waking up
a second time
.
20111210:1725
y