Tagged: urban

there are levels

there are levels
to these patterns
the human brain
sears onto a go-to
memory card
the image of
young urban
thing standing
in front of
establishment
with
the word trouble
i am asking you to
flip through several
cards down for
the one that is
grayer, with patterns
more painful
to access,
those invisible
interlocking systems
.
20180528:0943
y

our backyard is a

our backyard is a
patch of grass accessorizing
new york city, such

a small thing that makes all the
difference for our simple hearts
.
20180526:1733
y

in the middle of the

in the middle of the
night, loneliness
in the
city can’t hold
a candle to loneliness
in the suburbs –
unless you count
the crickets
.
20141118:0949
y

you could almost

you could almost
set your watch to
it – Saturday
morning, rude and
alive, the neighbors
loosening tongues
.
20101009:2227
y

city children do not

city children do not
understand that you
cannot play
marco polo out of
water and on the
streets, even in
the vicinity of
a shooting
fire hydrant. they do
know however
that everyone should
be
this free
some day
.
20100611:1919
y