Tag Archives: Rebound

DON’T LET THEM CUT YOU DOWN

Don’t let ANYBODY cut you down! Be they hipsters or just fuddy-duddies, forget the epithets they spew, and take a cue from your best buddies– remember all the sides and parts of you that are deeply beautiful and true, and … Continue reading

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BOOMERANG LOVE

Boomerang love: fling it out, watch it ­­­­+++++fly ++++++++in whipping, whirling arc, +++++++++++++++to its slanting, lofty peak– +++++then, ++++++++++sink, float, +++++slowly come back down, +++++like a homing dove. . . For if, +++++one sec, ++++++++++you turn your head +++++++++++++++the other … Continue reading

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THE GROUNDING OF A RUG

When the rug gets pulled from under you, the world seems cold, and you feel quite worse for the wear– perhaps your clothes have chanced to tear, you’ve shed a tear, or your good limbs turned black and blue. . … Continue reading

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DOWN AND AROUND

When you’ve just been plumb struck down, it may be best that you expect for it to be a stretch, before you up and come around.

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ONE STEP AT A TIME

One step at a time may be a slow go, but it feels best when on the ground the toes can grip, the weight spring forth in smooth rebound, which propels the flow and swing steadied by a firm footing.

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SLIP AND FLIP

Slip backwards– this we do with ease: +++++our heavy parts behind us so +++++may create spring, torque, and flow +++++when they may lead. . . Flip forwards, just with difficulty: +++++our back ends and heads, +++++for that, must needs +++++we … Continue reading

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