Tagged: scent

after a while, we

after a while, we
will lose track of what to follow –
a line, a curve, a

scent, a thought – only perhaps
the reach of radiance stays true
.
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you came back to the

you came back to the
city from a week at the
lakes smelling
different, new. at first
we thought it was
nature, the woods,
fresh air, and then
maybe the hotel soap.
by evening, we
identified it as
sunscreen and,
while you unpacked, i
was able to put away
the thought of
separation, restock
the shelf behind
our bathroom
mirror with all
of your familiar things
.
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the fondest childhood

the fondest childhood
memories dangle

at the other end
of a string – vibrant,
shimmering, spicy,
just out of reach
.
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throw out moderation

throw out moderation –
when the scent
of love is still
in the air half a dozen
flavors later, you
know it is for real
.
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