Tagged: promise

yes, as long as the

yes, as long as the
camellia bush promises
to bloom, we can still

find joy in inviting the
heavier ones in for tea
.
20220312:0731
y

at every city

at every city
corner, there is a promise
of something maybe

delicious, maybe stale, maybe
under-cooked, maybe life-changing
.
20211116:2059
y

let’s promise to stay

across every lake,

across every lake,
there is a bench
and the promise
of a seat
when you
are ready
.
20210709:1633
y

the promise of spring

with the promise of

with the promise of
homegrown
mint comes delicious
thoughts of chutney,
ice cream, soothing
tea, and julep
for another
day in quarantine
.
20210210:2059
y

even when looking

even when looking
across
a vast unknown, we
will make out patterns –

just stick with me awhile longer,
i promise to make sense of it
.
20200416:1948
y

on the first day of

at the very edge

at the very edge
of sleep, yeses and noes meet,
promise to be more

or less transparent, break bread
with the maybes that show up
.
20171209:2304
y

between now and

between now and
soon, we will single
out a restaurant
worthy
of our weekend
appetites and not
promise to stop
window-shopping
as we walk home,
stuffed
and discovering
a whole new
dimension
to order envy
.
20171029:1909
y