top of page

I know.

I know I want everything to have meaning,

I know I want some things to not mean so much.


I know I want to be loved hard.

I know I want love not to be hard.


I know I want to be held.

I know I want to not be held too tight.


I know I want to fill the space around me.

I know I want to not always feel the space around me.


I know I want to be needed.

I know I want to not want that.


Twins exist in soft opposition

Unexplained except through eyes of Gemini.


I never believed in the Stars’ story about me,

But there’s so much I don’t know about how I work in the world.


I exist between dichotomy.


Between wanting to know everything,

And the things I don't want to know.


Between valuing growth,

And fearing change.


Between happiness in the moment,

And the months I spend planning for it.


Between disciplined time management,

And compulsive habits.


Between boredom

And predictability.


I know, I make no sense.

But also, rarely does humanity.


So I guess I am my most human

As my most senseless, confusing self.


And if I'm not actually alone in between,

Then I know, I'll be ok.


0 views

Related Posts

See All

Untitled.

Walking through the streets saying hello. Never believed I was an angel with a halo. But I thought I deserved more than a pass and go. Or A cold shoulder saying hey, that's the door. Or a backhand say

fin.

What happens when the music stops? Does it mean there is no more song to sing? A cadence interrupted at crescendo’s peak? A penultimate made final by Maestro’s baton. If heavy rests hang in subsequent

Eternal Glory

Today is special. It's kickball day. The gymnasium echos With exuberant voices Slapping slick walls Bouncing blissfully ‘round. Raised voices resound Reflecting back all But one voice. With head bowed

Comments


bottom of page