Tagged: waka

we know the cherry

we know the cherry
blossoms
are out, the same way
we know the wedding

is postponed, the taxes won’t
do themselves, it is april
.
20200405:1932
y

in the middle of

in the middle of
baking and sewing and getting
our clothes cleaned, perhaps

we are getting back to the
basics, cautious and renewed
.
20200404:2346
y

let’s expect more, says

let’s expect more, says
no one ever, at least not
for real, managing

our own expectations to
be sorely disappointed
.
20200331:1751
y

vocabularies

vocabularies
expand in sickness and in
health – understanding

quarantine, isolation,
and our social distancing
.
20200328:0955
y

as the haves splinter

as the haves splinter
into haves and newly have-
nots, we are humbled,

no longer pretending to
have the answers, be in control
.
20200323:2227
y

putting things away

putting things away
takes time and energy – we
enter week three with

our negotiation skills
intact, unpacking, restoring
.
20200321:1739
y

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