Tagged: pattern

yes, we were meant to

yes, we were meant to
unravel mysteries, meeting
every edge with past

patterns we’ve collected for
this purpose, becoming undone
.
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between the patterns

between the patterns
we see are the designs we
miss, until someone

starts absentmindedly picking
at it, not to win nor lose
.
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it is easier

it is easier
to lose our way
than find a
way back – this,
we all want to
believe, as we stretch
into a new shape
and try not to
boomerang
.
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in the tapestry

in the tapestry
of spring, we are new weavers,
tempted to tuck and

pull on loose strands, hesitant
until we find our pattern
.
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you are meditating

you are meditating
while i peel into fifteen
pomegranates, looking
for a pattern, a rhythm,
a mantra to latch
onto that could
somehow make the
detachment effortless
.
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there is comfort in

there is comfort in
being able to identify
a pattern – in life

or death, we have a better
chance of going down swinging
.
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the days do not add

the days do not add
up neatly, do not form an
intelligible

pattern that could help direct
the lost, the living, the lucky
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: intelligible

we flock into

we flock into
february like
birds,
clinging
to a lost pattern
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: lost

we keep doing this,

we keep doing this,
passing the baton,
season after season,
trying our hardest
not to trip
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: trip

here is the offhand

here is the offhand
remark that
connects all the
other remarks –
the brain fashions
a net, tight
enough to make
categorical sense of
the situation,
loose enough to let
things go or
accidentally strangle
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: remarks