Tagged: undone

because chaos is

because chaos is
uncountable, we are
asked to refrain from
recognizing multiple
chaoses, grasping
syndemics, even
in an emergency
of our own doing
and undoing
.
20210610:2142
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there are traditions

there are traditions
that have no
names, actions we
take to bind each
other, practice to
turn routine. we
are careful lest
knots come undone
.
20170523:2313
y

i don’t want to be

i don’t want to be
so obvious, but it’s too
late – i’ve come undone
.
20150211:0017
y

on an evening like

on an evening like
this – when soles
are worn, and
mouths loosely
undone – even the
stars look
frayed, each one
more ragged
than the other
.
20100927:2311
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if i am reading the

if i am reading the
finesse of your
glimmer correctly
you are shelling
our favorite
moments with
your eyes. i am
solving the
puzzle of finding
myself
undone
.
20100629:2234
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they put you through

they put you through
the incinerator so
fast yesterday
those who were still
standing felt a gusty
sigh
between their fingers
as they reached
out to cleave to that
last goodbye

and you were
that final,
dead knot
at the end of a string
of beads, burnt,
hardened,
securing us
so that we may
never again
come so undone
.
20100313:2147
y