Tag Archives: breath

Unabated

Hope, that thing unfettered, soul’s window flung open, to bask, to air myself, unabated, no past to claim or follow. Advertisements

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Intent

Hold me, to dignity, to respiring intent, to nothing beyond this moment, arcing to bend.

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Sincerely Yours

Breath, you are my true master, and I, your borrowed disciple, graced by the slow dignity of equal measures, allotted free of charge, if attention is paid, with sincerest regards.

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Praise

Every last word, placemat for breath to perish, to fade, syncing praise.  

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Pearl Diver

She, the pearl-diver, master of holding her breath, breathes out, and rises.

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Whirl

Whirling, to net wind, Nature, ordained to coerce, gives breath to poems.   (Photo by Henri Cartier-Bresson)

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Godot Vs. God

In Godot’s waiting room, Heaven-rent, the vacancy sign had been converted into a living epitaph for people choking on bated breath: Here tomorrow, gone today.

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Fuse

Air chastens itself when given room to circulate, its holy charge the generous breath of God respiring toward Grace’s fused ends.

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Pop

Escape from sadness in every breath you take– bouquet of balloons.

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The Gospel According to Jazz

Bird, unfettered, blowing his soul through a horn– breath scoring God.

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