Tagged: tune

in preparation for

in preparation for
the world, we will
put on our most
agreeable muscles,
tighten and grease
all joints, replace
the skin where
we happen to
crease too
naturally, tune
our organs to
a newly
perfect pitch
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: perfect

morning alarm, i

morning alarm, i
am tuning into this urge,
listening for fine

nuances, when the announcer
states rather harshly wake up!
.
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it takes a lifetime

it takes a lifetime
to learn about symmetry
adjust our angles,
update hypotheses,
fine-tune our
intersections –
everything is
unusual until
we attain
a breath-
holding balance
.
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very few memories

very few memories
withstand time, and
even fewer, the
accompaniment of
that golden
note, shimmering
though already
out of tune
.
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we construct extensions

we construct extensions
of ourselves, giving in
to the urge to
connect, illuminate.
there is no algorithm
to consonance,
compatibility – just
tuning in
and re-tuning
and re-tuning,
i can almost hear you
.
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ten years later,

ten years later,
they are still
dropping by, in
the same worn
chair, now on
their separate
schedules –
my father
and brother –
as close and in tune
as a shave and
a haircut,
two bits
.
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