Tagged: society

just like that, the plump-

just like that, the plump-
ness of you can carry the
plumpness of me – we

can all be lifted higher
when we are filled together
.
20210408:2035
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in the process of

here and there, we will

here and there, we will
need a reprieve from all this
intensity – a

strand of memory twisting
around spring’s makeshift trellis
.
20210114:2025
y

we are a handful

we are a handful
of traditions away from
tolerating one

another, another handful
from some kind of understanding
.
20201205:0845
y

we are less layered

we are less layered
than we profess to be, more
layered than we can

fathom – in between, we try
to understand each other
.
20200919:1234
y

at different moments,

at different moments,
we will realize
that our dreams are
knotted together –
it’s a fool’s
errand to untie
.
20200814:1249
y

we still believe in

we still believe in
longevity – washing hands,
wearing masks, keeping

our distance, as if we didn’t
need one another to survive
.
20200719:2110
y

there were, are, and will

there were, are, and will
be job losses
and minimal
job creations –
we calculate, chew
up, swallow,
digest the
numbers, but
have a hard time
absorbing
.
20200706:2359
y

next to the tear in

next to the tear in
the fabric
,
several notes with
suspicions,
judgments,
none with apologies,
wrapped around
colorful spools
of threads, a
needle or two
.
20200601:1535
y

sometimes comfort food