Tagged: occasion

mama’s gift

mama’s gift
that keeps
on giving –
a box of
japanese dried
anchovies – for
every dish,
every occasion,
ready to be
crunched,
not counted
.
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friday morning stroll,

friday morning stroll,
with two carriages and maybe
six, seven dozen

horses and mounted guards, that’s
the way to do royalty
.
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between buildings hold

even holly seizes

even holly seizes
the occasion
in the middle of
winter to catch
snowflakes on her
tongue,
stretching her neck
towards the sky
.
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even if it is just a bit

even if it is just a bit
of ledge
, a corner of
an apartment stoop,
a prediction in the
space-time continuum,
Saturday offers
more room, certain
clearances, and
on occasion,
some do-overs
.
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on most days,

on special occasions

on special occasions, she
puts on a necklace the length
of a song
, winding its
path around her neck
in 4/4 time,
secured in the
knowledge of
music that always
returns
to the tonic
golden clasp
.
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