Tagged: trust

we will not find our

we will not find our
way out of this without leaning
on one another –

doing it alone because
you do it best is nonsense
.
20211108:2111
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getting to know your

getting to know your
neighbors is a slow drill – take
turns, adjust levels

of intensity, vary
durations, rest in between
.
20211013:2035
y

we rode down city

we rode down city
streets in dad’s scooter, not old
enough to be scared,

yet confident enough to place
our trust in dad to keep us safe
.
20211011:1932
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look far enough, then

look far enough, then
even farther, the ocean
is our backyard, all

we have to do is lean back,
trust that we will float away
.
20181023:2035
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: float

times change, but we will

when you tamper with

when you tamper with
trust, the lens becomes stuck, you
can’t zoom in nor out
.
20170506:2253
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i want to break it

i want to break it
to you slowly so that each
syllable lingers,
sinks in. i want to
break it to you
quickly so that the
speed of the words whips
up a centripetal force,
spinning away. i want
to break it to
you gently so that
there is no more
fear, only trust –
the known knowns
.
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we are taught to

we are taught to
fortify our hearts
so that we can
invite one another
to patrol their
limits, trusting
that neither will
succumb to hunger
.
20160611:1136
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memories are only

memories are only
pure when pressed
firmly between the
folds of those exact
minutes to which
they belong.
perfect preservation
relies on trusting
that you won’t ever
look back
.
20150221:1821
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if we knew the value