Jonathan Galassi

Seattle, Washington
Jonathan Galassi
Seattle, Washington
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Saving Minutes

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You were in bed.
You heard your mother working in the kitchen.
It was still light, the birds were bickering,
the waterfall behind the house was falling.
Its rushing lulled you,
you loved the moment you lay in,
and you counted the time
from this instant

to this,
and put it away
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Rajnish Manga 09 March 2015
The time slips out of our palms like the water working its way to the river. Neither of the two remains as it is. Every thing has to change. However, we can preserve a bit of our life and time through our pictures, old clothes etc. This is all amazing. I would like to quote a few lines: you heard the water falling / and didn’t want it to fall / You wanted to keep it / you saved yourself that minute.
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Thaddeus Thierisch 11 January 2012
The captured moment in time as a jewel among stones.
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