Tagged: sorrow

sorrow sneaks in with

there is something to

there is something to
childhood friends –
rock, paper, scissors –
agreeing to one-up
each other for the
rest of eternity,
building strength
to face the rest of it all
.
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to tell the truth, as soon

to tell the truth, as soon
as i have settled into
the wait at the gate,
boarding pass in hand,
homeward bound,
i am split into two –
one in anticipation,
with joy, the other,
already in the future,
sitting at another
gate, heart
untangling the
strings that keep
pulling me
home, taut with
renewed longing –
waiting to be whole
.
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between two lakes and

between two lakes and
immeasurable sorrow,
memories of you

float to the surface, how could
we have been so close, yet so far
.
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the body maintains

the body maintains
sorrow by running
batch commands
in mind-numbing
sequence, operations
that are memory-
hungry so that there is
no room to
err, to validate new
data, to awaken
from automation
.
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where there is joy, there

where there is joy, there
is sorrow – a net torque to
be calculated.

come, pivot, pivot, pivot –
realize equilibrium
.
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joy and sorrow is