Tagged: tides

we feel mostly hope-

we feel mostly hope-
less, against the tides of time,
quenching, creeping up,

cooling, choking, covering,
to be swept away, in time
.
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departing and

when you are asleep,

when you are asleep,
the seconds rise and fall beneath
an arm around your

waist. you are the waves, pulling
me towards morning’s shores
.
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things that are

things that are
heartbreaking –
being there
and not
being there,
a ripple
torn at sea
.
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collecting lives is for

collecting lives is for
the one with the
scythe. a livelihood,
however, is
collected among
allies
, orbiting
the days of the
week with equal
weight, formulating
a pattern of tides
with each incoming
shift, and the
gravitational pull
to living and dying
every so often
readjusts itself
.
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you say yes like a