Tagged: years

not all fried chicken

not all fried chicken
are created equal – we
each take detailed notes

across the years, memories
stained with shiny family smiles
.
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even after all

(for mom)

even after all
these years, you still have the right
combination of

words, just enough syllables
to lighten every burden
.
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year after year, we

year after year, we
hold tighter to these
memories
that threaten to swim
farther
and farther out,
testing their range
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: memories

perhaps home takes the

perhaps home takes the
longest time to bloom, holding
back for years, even

decades, before suddenly
revealing itself – here i am
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: revealing

some silences will

some silences will
refuse to budge – it takes years to
build such resistance
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: resistance

let’s stay in the no

let’s stay in the no
passing zone
, wait years until we
grow up, then blossom
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: blossom

wanted: the book on

wanted: the book on
the etiquette of time – the
length of seconds, hours,

days, or years in between a
happening and a restoring
.
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even after some

even after some
time and distance,
with years under
the belt, we will not
see a pattern, there
will be holes
in routines, we will get
lost somewhere,
searching a false
bottom for a semblance
of stability
.
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we lose symmetry

the year of the dog

the year of the dog
is wagging its tail, ready
to pounce, wrestle the

rooster to bed before it
gets into any more trouble
.
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