poem

i have measured out my life with coffee spoons
says mr. eliot
his spoons smaller than teaspoons
whereas i prefer a dinner spoon in favor of a fork
and measure out my girth alone with it
i have measured out my life with
steps taken on aching feet

for Reena’s Exploration Challenge

poem

after fifty years of marriage
some differences between us remain unbridgeable
except by silence

for Reena’s Exploration Challenge

poem

newcomb’s paradox
i must choose a box or two
i must flip a coin

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haiku

environment gone
no wistfulness shown by birds
just by bird watchers

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poem

unfathomable 
sacredness would be useless
benedictions vain

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poem

koyaanisqatsi soul
the planet after humans
invent feet and cars

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and https://aeon.co/videos/strap-in-for-a-delightfully-disorienting-dance-of-humans-going-places

haiku

creatures in the wild
hunt and migrate with purpose
humans will wander

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