Tagged: search

the city can no

the city can no
longer recognize its own
reflection on the

water – night and day, it searches
for the city it used to be
.
20211006:2029
y

for a number of

for a number of
days, weeks, months, or even years,
there will be humming-

birds in the backyard searching
for the lost rose of sharon
.
20210815:1736
y

the places where i

the places where i
look for you are rarely the
places where you pop

up – in between ingredients
of tucked away memories
.
20210703:0552
y

looking for something

looking for something
in the middle of spring and
unpacking is as

humdrum as finding something
when searching for something else
.
20200310:2340
y

in the search for more

when the litter of

when the litter of
spring blossoms crosses canal
street in late April,
a petal or two will stray
into side alleys, searching
for the real chinatown
.
20180511:0754
y

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
.
20180502:0750
y

even after some

even after some
time and distance,
with years under
the belt, we will not
see a pattern, there
will be holes
in routines, we will get
lost somewhere,
searching a false
bottom for a semblance
of stability
.
20180306:2202
y

from total solar

remember i told

remember i told
you there is only zen when
you stop searching – it’s

more like a leaning into the
wind to stay still, for a moment
.
20170622:2052
y