Tagged: neighbors

crisscrossing the court-

saturday morning,

in the summer of

in the summer of
the carolina reaper,
our tomatoes dared

to wander over, lean its
vines upon those spicy branches
.
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even in the land of

even in the land of
the free, we collectively
grieve when no one
is stepping up to
lead us,
hide our sons and
daughters from our
neighbors, run directly
into traffic,
masked or unmasked, struck
by the myth of
heroes and villains
.
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at the end of the

at the end of the
day, i might come over for
coffee, you’ll knock on
the door for
a hammer, we will
exchange all
of the familiar
things without
touching the places
that are sore
.
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may we always have

may we always have
just enough to share – like bumping
into you walking

down grand street on a summer’s
day and sharing sugar plums
.
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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
.
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the cat in 19-

the cat in 19-
A introduced herself this
morning – in a dog-

chase-dog courtyard, it is much
safer to have the high ground
.
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good climbing fences

good climbing fences
make so-so neighbors – there are
no real statistics
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: fences

we let the neighbor’s

we let the neighbor’s
kids come over to make a
mess of our living
room – tiny fingers
breaking up packing
peanuts with so much
glee, spreading even
smaller pieces across
the floor, then
commanding the
Roomba to do what
it does best –
entertain small
terrestrial creatures

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