Tagged: stop

we will always stop

we will always stop
what we’re doing for the drum
solo – for rhyme or

rhythm, we lean in closer,
beating our own melodic tale
.
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the foreseeable

the foreseeable
future forces us to put
our dreams on hold, wedge

our imagination in
dark places, stop breathing in
.
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some months will weigh much

wisdom is knowing

wisdom is knowing
just enough to recognize
surely when to stop
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: recognize

with proper distance,

with proper distance,
the border stands out, you know
exactly when and

where to stop, appreciate
boundaries, be neighborly
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: appreciate

stop and don’t stop

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
.
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i would like to break

i would like to break
down into smaller, even
smaller parts, parts no

longer distinguishable,
stop recognizing me, please
.
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some nights will hurt more

some nights will hurt more
than others – minutes will seem
miles apart, and the

second hand will catch your eye
in the dark, forget to tick
.
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perhaps we can stop

perhaps we can stop
making our decisions as
if there were only
one possible
outcome –
look,
here are forty-
seven other
possibilities,
ready to be
lit up
.
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