Tagged: poetry

summer’s first rabbit

summer’s first rabbit
arrives at our beck and call,
wary of intents
.
20190623:2036
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let us not put so

let us not put so
much weight into whether it
flourishes or not –

nature has a way of making
us look like susceptible fools
.
20190622:2151
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one hundred wontons

one hundred wontons
for the trip home, one hundred
folded messages

of love, comfort, closing the
distance, truce, understanding
.
20190621:2359
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arrivals are like

arrivals are like
departures only at the
curb – cars
left running,
waiting for a sign
.
20190620:2042
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the hardest working

the hardest working
flowers in mama’s garden
are the zinnias

provided that dad fills up the
bucket for her to water them
.
20190619:2254
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setting aside wings,

setting aside wings,
we will always look to the
next best unit of

measurement to define our-
selves and each other, gauge worth
.
20190618:2145
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i am on my way –

i am on my way
towards home, towards the light,
from cradle to grave
.
20190617:2032
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