Tagged: tea

there are moments when

there are moments when
i forget – dicing onions,
eagle pose. there are

moments when i remember –
tadasana, making tea
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on the edge of daylight

on the edge of daylight
saving, i am mostly
awake, lodged in
the trilateration of
past, present, and
future, in search
of a fourth
time. i experiment
with pouring tea – a cup
in present-past is at once
cooler than a cup in
present-future. i
experiment with the
newly nesting thoughts
of you – and arrive
and arrive again at
unknown coordinates
.
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time stands still when you

there are theories that

there are theories that
know nothing about temptation,
sitting on the front

porch, ice-cold tea against the
brow, waiting for the next breeze
.
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maybe exactly

maybe exactly
is how i felt when we found
ourselves at the tea-

house, midnight, and you told me
the secret to peppermint tea
.
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along an afternoon’s

november is a

november is a
knot tied at the end
of a teabag filled
with loose leaves from
home, steeping
those mended years
.
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