Tagged: valentine’s day

a tub of sour-

a tub of sour-
dough starter is better than
two dozen roses,

more complete than a box of
chocolates, more than poetry
.
20180214:2211
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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
.
20150214:0855
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whatever i like

six-point-two percent

six-point-two percent
of hearts are by practice
phosphorescent, linked
to forbidden transitions
that may respond much
more slowly than
favored or require
hours alone
in the sun.
as long as you will
have me, do not ask
me to be immediate
because sometimes i
just might glow in the dark
.
20130213:1442
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is it chemistry or

is it chemistry or
biology that draws
them here
every morning,
two by two,
on the banks of our
lake, like young
trespassers
in love
.
20120214:0850
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