Tagged: time

after all these years,

after all these years,
mom and dad still perfects every
recipe with love

and unwavering patience –
two stomachs are better than one
.
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mom’s miniature

mom’s miniature
roses survived after all
these years, countless tries

later, now out back fending for
themselves against wandering deer
.
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mama’s peonies

mama’s peonies
arrive as if on cue – one, two,
three, four, five – she brings

each stem in from late April to
May, so it blooms just for her
.
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in the space of two

in the space of two
raindrops, a plane takes flight – window-
seat on the tarmac
.
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six-forty-five and

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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the point of art is

the point of art is
to start a conversation –
deep in bushwick, one

messenger to another
messenger, years in between
.
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no data for this

no data for this
period is a salve, a
sign, a red flag, an

opening, an invitation,
an absence, a veiled presence
.
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it’s been some time since

it’s been some time since
we’ve dreamt of flight – minoring in
how to stay grounded
.
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in the end, we will

in the end, we will
have spent more time staring up
through the raised arms of

our fig tree than down at those whose
humanity is being erased
.
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