Tagged: new year

yes, january

yes, january
can camouflage with the best
of them, disguising

its appearance to blend in with
what we hope will be a new year
.
20210113:1949
y

by week two, we are

by week two, we are
begging
for less excitement,
waiting
to be buried
under a
weighted blanket,
to drown
in a couple
more months of hot
chocolate
.
20210111:2047
y

less than a week in,

less than a week in,
and our bodies are already
heavy, no, even

heavier, holding it to-
gether, for this many more days
.
20210107:2012
y

on the first day of

two days before the

two days before the
new year, there is less bustling,
less homecoming, less

celebration, and more effort
to be together in spirit
.
20201230:0938
y

perhaps we will have

perhaps we will have
sweet potatoes from our garden
next year – places to

go, people to see, moments
to share – vaccinated and free
.
20201221:1241
y

new year’s reflections

on the eve of the

on the eve of the
lunar new year, no doubt there
is a list of dos

and don’ts – residing between
cultures sometimes feels risky
.
20200124:0811
y

january is

january is
making amends without making
amends, years later
.
20190105:2030
y

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

january is

january is
gumdrops for which our tongues haven’t
picked out the flavors
.
20190104:2145
y

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