Tagged: risk

with protection spells,

with protection spells,
great care
must be taken in
word choice –
and still, we
will slip up,
there will be
omissions,
like pandemics,
a deep freeze,
loneliness
.
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on the off chance that

on the off chance that
the desire to celebrate
is an excuse that

COVID will happily accept,
try not to look too complacent
.
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on the scale from let’s

on the scale from let’s
stay in forever to
let’s just
get it over
with, there are days
when we believe
that averting the
virus is only
a matter of not
looking others
in the eye
.
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y

more often than not,

more often than not,
just around the corner is
something you want, but

still out of reach – maybe play
it safe, maybe take a risk
.
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y

with great joy comes great

with great joy comes great
fear – permission to aim high,
risk being shot down
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: aim

from some distance, the

from some distance, the
weight will appear much lighter
than they are – even

the edges will shimmer as
if the risk were ephemeral
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: weight

for a time, we

for a time, we
practiced staying
in extendable
moments,
taking risks,
being gentle,
prolonging
for the sake
of prolonging
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: prolonging

anticipation

here’s to evolution

our bodies make bridges

our bodies make bridges
long before our brains think
to cross them – each cell
vibrates with awareness,
leans into memory to
support their next move.
it’s the reason our
hair stand on end
before we see
an impending
hazard, why we
turn around to catch
each other’s eyes
before we know
what to do
.
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