Tagged: stuck

we take turns being

we take turns being
the person we don’t want to
be – it’s a funny

feeling, stuck inside out or
outside in, still requesting love
.
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on the fifteenth

on the fifteenth
anniversary, the thought
of you arranges
itself into the corners
of each hour, flashes
with so much
vibrancy and
color, it is a
wonder how two
people can live
together for a space
of time and be forever
stuck in the
past, a permanent
impermanence
.
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we will always find

red, white, and blue, we

October draws a

October draws a
line
in quick sand –
i do not mean to get
this close, stuck
in between your
living and your
death, sunk
and sunk again
.
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in some circumstances,

in some circumstances,
we have learned to lean
into the heat, endure
the inertia – such
heaviness
mastering apologies
only with our eyes
.
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minutes or decades

if we want to be

if we want to be
honest with each
other, let’s not
do this again, some
things were never
meant to burn –
like a basaltic
remnant that only
scratched
the surface and
remains
nothing
more but stuck –
come, let us
pull apart
so that we will
never hurt
each other
for going there
.
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caught on the inside

the daylight saving

the daylight saving
plan often includes
getting stuck in unusual
times and spaces. whether
we are fast-forwarding the
REM state or forfeiting
an hour to drinks,
we are on the losing
end as the minutes
tango by. careful –
do not be drawn by
the nostalgic rhythm
.
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