Tagged: old

new friends

year after year – here

yes, trading in new

yes, trading in new
habits for old is as effort-
less as exhaling –

let’s try out new things together
as long as we can go back
.
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y

listening to old

listening to old
taiwanese songs in mom’s kitchen,
reaching towards an

old ache, real and imagined,
melancholy in our bones
.
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y

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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y

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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y

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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y

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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y

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