Tagged: preference

i am one drop of

i am one drop of
milk away from making melted
coffee ice cream – some

days require more or less support,
depending on how you like it
.
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perhaps more

perhaps more
than any of it
all, more than
education and
income brackets,
more than
compatibility and
the stars, more
than all the
coincidences
and preferences,
is the comfort
of shorthand
and shortcuts.
here’s to the
ninety-percent of
the things i don’t
say that still make
their way to you
.
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y

the weeds that come up

the weeds that come up
this season may not be the
ones that come up the

next – we do not encourage
it, they do not fancy us
.
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y

to be seen and not

to be seen and not
seen – it’s often hard to say
which is the preferred
.
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y

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

when eating pizza,

when eating pizza,
we will experience gaps –
perhaps it will taste

regional, or maybe just one
town over, a known measurement
.
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y

two-thirds of the time,

two-thirds of the time,
we do not follow any
recipes, having

long preferred using the taste
test, nurturing words, common sense
.
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y

it starts with a

it starts with a
preference to forget,
curves around an
inclination or two,
pauses at the
corners of affection,
excitement, and despair,
slides undetected
between the minutes
right before and the
minutes just after,
unwinds itself from
the pillars of
belief and disbelief,
lets go
.
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y

there are a lot of

there are a lot of
things that i don’t
say – like how even
with you, i get
lonely sometimes,
or how i prefer
the loneliness
to making a run
for it – okay,
maybe only one
or two things
.
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y

mornings arrive with

mornings arrive with
little to no clarity,
only something more

than a preference, like color,
taste, opposite of shadows
.
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y

question the handbook –

question the handbook –
just because someone tells you
that you are programmed

for mac ‘n’ cheese doesn’t mean
it should taste any better
.
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y