(not me, but a local who has a similar style)
“patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting.”
the playground sits
awaiting the return
of the children.
“it is very strange that the years teach us patience —
that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.”
-e. taylor, A Wreath of Roses
i didn’t even know I was waiting
or that it was coming
but clearly they did
and we are celebrating.
‘It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.”
you know you’ve been waiting quite a long time
at the secretary of state’s office
when even a minivan load of nuns get restless.
“I sometimes think I was born to live up to my name.
how could I be anything else but what I am having been named madonna?
i would have either ended up a nun or this.”
I have a hunch
that this guy
waited too long.
“nothing’s going to come to you by sitting around and waiting for it.”
outer limits bar, Hamtramck, mi, usa – may 2019
kinder waits for the ball to drop.
“the world is all gates, all opportunities,
strings of tension waiting to be struck.”
-ralph waldo emerson