Tagged: sunset

the middle of

the middle of
september pauses
for no one – it’s
unclear who is
chasing who
as the sun tucks
in earlier and
earlier every night
.
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the sun also sets

the sun also sets
in the middle of nowhere,
between interstate

highways, surfing across eighteen
wheelers, on top of the world
.
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at the golden hour,

at the golden hour,
you prance across the cornfields
and look back at us,

admiring the way the light
hits our faces while watching you
.
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on day three in a

on day three in a
new city, we prop up our
feet by the great lake

as the sun goes down, watch for
seagulls to take our thoughts away
.
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we are wedged in this

we are wedged in this
corner of the earth, watching
the sun set over

lake erie, dragging his coat-
tails, making a sudden splash
.
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every time we miss

every time we miss
the sunset, a layer of
dreams turns stale, flakes off
.
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baker beach before

when the sun sets at

when the sun sets at
four thirty-seven in the
afternoon, there is

no escaping the temperature
of loss, longing for the south
.
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in the car heading

in the car heading
southeast, we all looked
back
towards
the sky’s symphony,
seventeen minutes before
sunset, twenty-two
are we there yets?
until serenity
.
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at sunset, portals

at sunset, portals
open up all across city
streets, curbside,
adjoining this world
with countless
others – so much
temptation
.
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