Tagged: try

in the middle of

in the middle of
a candy wonderland, there
will be favorites – ones

you try, ones you don’t even
think of trying, stuffed with colors
.
20210528:1653
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folding new routines

folding new routines
into old routines is as
carefully concocted
as breaking the old –
we often try
too hard
to schedule the
unscheduled, a
forced impromptu
.
20201015:1915
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not knowing whether

not knowing whether
we have it in us or not
and still trying is

perhaps farther than we could
have imagined traveling
.
20200419:1522
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perhaps it takes a

perhaps it takes a
newly sharpened knife to be
inspired to try out

a hot new recipe – we
wait patiently impatient
.
20200320:2216
y

try not to be more

you said succulent

there is an art to

trying not to think

trying not to think
of you is made to fit nicely
in the middle of

thinking of you – the universe
is nothing but compliant
.
20180223:2215
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it’s not like riding

it’s not like riding
a bike, learning to love again
is more like getting

on a unicycle, bearing
an extraordinary weight
.
20171217:0740
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remember that year

remember that year
when we lost so
many… was the
joy ever worth
the long
aches afterwards?
everyone tries
these words
in their mouths
many times before
spitting them out.
they’re unswallowable
by any muscles
so the human spirit
keeps taking the bait
.
20170429:2327
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