Tagged: ride

there is something so

there is something so
unappealing
about riding
around in your
mercedes – the
sickly smell of
the leather interior,
the aimlessness of the
rides, and the sudden
shifts between
baiting, berating,
and boasting
.
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a fish to stay, a

we are on the move –

we are on the move
through tunnels, across bridges,
over highways, and

beyond state lines – unseating
our hearts for the bumpy ride
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: move

on the road, we take

on the road, we take
chances, racing alongside
life, shy of winning
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: race

perhaps life and death

perhaps life and death
start with a cab ride, meter
running, waiting for

a destination – my hands are
deep in these pockets, searching
.
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let’s be up to our

let’s be up to our
eyeballs in denial, free is
never quite free, once

you’ve strapped in for the ride, exchanged
parts of you that make up the whole
.
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everything that is

everything that is
magical about a train
ride is not the train

ride – i stare out the window,
penn station to penn station,

new york city to
baltimore, the moving pictures
shimmer, cast long spells
.
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this is a riding-

this is a riding-
through-the-woods
bike, built using the
motor-and-
snowmobile money,
replacing the swapped-
for-a-guitar, riding-
through-the-woods
bike
i imagine
you saying this
all in one-and-a-
half breaths, or
finishing a little
out of breath. but
instead, you say
no other bike is the
same – it’s mint

.
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we are an hour’s

we are an hour’s
ride away from the ocean.
there’s a gathering-

up-of-skirt feeling as i
write this, ready to take the plunge
.
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i am merely a

i am merely a
bike ride away
from feeling
lost and found –
memories often
go ‘round and
‘round, stuck
hard greasing
the wheels
.
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