Tagged: polish

when reality

it takes some time to

it takes some time to
bridge the divide – we cannot
see what we cannot

see from here, every thing up
close will need a little polish
.
20170708:2347
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like it or not, we

like it or not, we
are reflections of one
another, it takes
a good polish
to see the extension
.
20160222:0750
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the formula for

the formula for
belonging changes ever
so slightly each time

we pull it out, polish the
coefficient, look for curves
.
20151007:0738
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without exception,

without exception,
even days can get sticky
tucked into your coat

pocket like that – pull one out,
take pleasure in its polish
.
20150724:0020
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it will take two

it will take two
fingers of new
york minutes

to stop polishing
off one another’s
sentences as if
we were meant to
be. i’ll try to not
be disappointed when
you disappoint me
.
20140814:0140
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for at least thirty-

for at least thirty-
four minutes a
day, i polish
every word that
comes to me
until i can see
your face in
them – here,
also, we brush
against a limit
of compilation
.
20130503:0834
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the rain plays cupid

the rain plays cupid
for moments like
this – warmth with
a face
, the best of
home suspended,
and somehow,
a length of perfectly
linked mazurkas
.
20130330:1059
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we call to each

we call to each
other, practicing
one another’s names
in the comfort
of our mouths,
hearts, memories –
like Christmas
morning,
polishing desire
.
20121205:1447
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hope catches the

hope catches the
light off the high-grade
polish, streams out
of the rolled-down
windows and exhaust
pipe, purrs with
the engine on I-85
after escaping from
an evening at
the body shop
.
you know
the feeling – both
your mind and
your wallet feel
a whole lot lighter
.
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