Tagged: options

on the way to home-

on the way to home-
made ice cream, we picked basils
from the garden – sweet,

purple, and thai – perhaps the
formula for joy is choice
.
20201117:1919
y

taking time off may

taking time off may
look more like having options
rather than strictly

not working – we take on more
because we can when life is short
.
20200904:1448
y

one hundred granny

one hundred granny
smith apples in the pantry
translate to having
options – some for giving
away, some for eating
as is, some for apple
sauce, some for
baking – seventy-
six granny smith
apples in the pantry
.
20200507:1922
y

perhaps the option

not crying in the

not crying in the
shower because it’s cliché
allows for half a
dozen other options,
like turning the valve
all the way to the
right until the heart
clinches, or turning
it fully left until
conviction melts.
then there’s always
the option of turning
it off – some people
consider crying
in the shower,
while others
stand in long lines
waiting to fill their pails
.
20161112:1256
y

perhaps we can stop

perhaps we can stop
making our decisions as
if there were only
one possible
outcome –
look,
here are forty-
seven other
possibilities,
ready to be
lit up
.
20160607:2334
y

at the movies, we

at the movies, we
recognize that life’s
choices are both
limited and
vast, juggling
blockbusters with
something to chew on
.
20150719:1033
y

morning arrives charged

morning arrives charged
with possibilities – even
to stay or to go

are two options branching off
into infinite prospects
.
20150428:0908
y

there are moments that

there are moments that
come prepackaged
you sort of
see it
coming, but
you cannot be sure, you
second-guess yourself,
fingers idly
brushing the other
choices on the shelves
.
20130806:0859
y