Tagged: old

in the middle of

the first december

the first december
in the new old home, we have
become privy to

the twilight dialogues between
the heat pipes crossing households
.
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becoming familiar

becoming familiar
with new streets starts
with forgetting old
ones, making room
for new turns and
bumps in the road,
so that there is less
chance for
tripping and falling,
getting lost – still,
we need more time
.
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folding new routines

folding new routines
into old routines is as
carefully concocted
as breaking the old –
we often try
too hard
to schedule the
unscheduled, a
forced impromptu
.
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on day thirty-four,

on day thirty-four,
everything looked
newly old and
agedly new –
we abstained
from leaving
any prints
.
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it’s easy to fall

it’s easy to fall
into the trap of
unconditional love
young and old
fight for some
form of reigning
title, when taking
any kind of
advantage is
indefensible
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: unconditional

days before the new

days before the new
year, old
memories stumble
upon even older
memories, overlap,
wrinkle, uninvited.
between resisting
and not resisting
is the acceptance
that they will arise
fewer and farther
between in the
years to come.
let them
kaleidoscope in
remembrance of us
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: remembrance

when we moved in, we

when we moved in, we
made a game out of lining the
kitchen cabinet

shelves and drawers – thirty years
of putting things away with love
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: lining

some views never get

some views never get
old – time after time, reflecting
this moment, then this

moment, then this moment, then
this moment and this moment
.
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there are aches in my

there are aches in my
body i can no longer
ignore. every year

we grow older, a new trail
of bread crumbs beckons us home
.
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