Tagged: time

almost twenty-four

almost twenty-four
moons since we last stepped into
this neighborhood gem –

names are foggy, but the flavors
will never quite escape us
.
20220121:1935
y

there will come a time

there will come a time
when we will be separated
by a pandemic

says no one ever, shouting in
a crowded karaoke bar
.
20220111:2024
y

pain stretches across

pain stretches across
all distances – we pretend
we can shake it off

while rounding this marker or
that marker – it ain’t that easy
.
20220106:2029
y

let us become a

the new year begins

the new year begins
to look like the year before
and the year before

that – even the guests in our
backyard appear to lose the scent
.
20220104:2015
y

everyone’s running

everyone’s running
out of time
the first of a brand
new year comes
a knocking,
surprising us all
.
20220101:1128
y

time is so tightly

it’s true, there will be

it’s true, there will be
ample time to spend alone
in the afterlife –

accordingly, stay a little
closer in the here and now
.
20211227:2051
y

we are pressed for

we are pressed for
time in immeasurable
moments, believing
that we can always
feel expansive later
.
20211226:1904
y

against all odds, we’ve

against all odds, we’ve
arrived at the end of a
twenty-one month year,

a brand new calendar for
our unreal realities
.
20211214:2322
y