Tagged: strength

when someone else has

when someone else has
also picked the same
meeting spot, it’s best
to get your feathers
ready, a vibrant
show of strength
and standoutishness,
a pink fedora
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: standoutishness

i am running out

i am running out
of obstacles to overcome –
even with the strength

of the proverbial ant,
there’s still no mistaking the boot
.
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you said time spent in

you said time spent in
microgravity lengthens
the spine, so that an
astronaut freshly waking
up to take the helm
would have to readjust
the rear view mirror
to see that the
world may appear
worse off than it
really is, find
new strength
.
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temptation is a

temptation is a
state of mind – we toggle the
on and off switch to

suit our purposes, step in
and out of our comfort zone
.
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you belong to the

you belong to the
pattern of iron and steel,
aluminum and

other variations, strength, on
which we could always depend
.
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the state of the

the state of the
union is a self-
appraisal, an end
of the year
balancing
act between
tooting your own
horn and seeking
support. not
everyone can
be as colorful,
but we all agree,
the state of the union
must be strong
.
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in adho mukha

in adho mukha
svanasana, my
thoughts drift to
you – arms, legs,
breath, all at once
relenting, making
room. such
weakness, this
hunger for air
in exchange for
strengthening
the mind
.
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he who does not

because you make me

to be human calls