Tagged: own

we will own being

we will own being
someone’s child for as long as
possible – with all

of the advantages that
accompany belonging

between renting and

between renting and
owning is an impossible
leap – new york city

swimming ceaselessly in its snow
globe of glittery currency

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

there is much about

there is much about
a house that isn’t
the house –
sunlight painting
a still life in
recent memory
a garden cozying up
around the front
porch like children
returning home,
the spindly shadow
of magnolia branches
climbing the stairs,
you lying down in
the middle of an
empty bedroom,
ready to call it
your own