Tagged: statistics

eight out of ten times,

nine times out of ten,

perhaps a third of

perhaps a third of
us have been chewed up and spat
out by the city,

waiting to be stepped on and stuck
to someone on his way up
.
20220303:2012
y

perhaps six out of

perhaps six out of
eight children grow up in the
shadow of a tall

tree, perhaps more – see us twisting
towards our own slivers of self
.
20220208:1444
y

eight out of ten are

eight out of ten are
historically challenged,
destined to repeat

ourselves, blissfully ignorant
or frustratingly toiling
.
20211218:1718
y

perhaps when one sheep

perhaps when one sheep
comes across another sheep,
there is a quick game

of closed scissors or opened
scissors – two out of three leads
.
20211213:2155
y

who knows which final

who knows which final
ingredients make or break
a pretzel – four out

of five varieties are
quite frankly inedible
.
20211209:2026
y

for every eighty-

for every eighty-
six trees that want to remain
grounded, there is one

that not only yearns for more
light, but will be willing to fall
.
20211105:1755
y

perhaps one out of

perhaps one out of
five succulents survives
our carelessness, nurtured
by a lifetime
of looking
without seeing,
hearing
without listening
.
20210830:2037
y

you showed passion for

you showed passion for
every sixteenth thing, which is,
statistically, an

achievement. and now we are
at a loss, missing your smile
.
20210524:2040
y