Tagged: spine

we are surveying

we are surveying
the library of weeds this
morning, browsing the

new spines for a tale or two,
an earthworm catches me off guard
.
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gathering the right

gathering the right
ingredients for something
takes time – here is a

week – fill it in with details,
build it a lemony spine
.
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we lined up for inspection –

we lined up for inspection –
elbows and knees knobbly,
eyes nervous, reserved,
a stifled giggle or two.
back then, we were
so good at conforming,
it is a wonder that our
spines were in question
.
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part of embracing

part of embracing
the city is knowing
the corners and nooks
across the faces
of a handful of
buildings
,
familiarizing
yourself with the
way the sun climbs
along the city’s
spine and lifts
off, panting
.
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and just

and just
overnight, three-
quarters of the
moon had
fallen, carefully
color-filtering
the streets, adding
a silvery
spine

to each
weary tree
.
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