these --ings
take time:

sleeping

dreaming

awakening

stretching

orienting

boiling

steeping

listening

reading

sipping

being

living

playing

strolling

dancing

creating

composing

printmaking

painting

drawing

sewing

mending

building

nesting

cooking

baking

chewing

savoring

digesting

cleaning

sweeping

washing

tidying

bathing

dressing

gardening

noticing

digging

planting

watering

pruning

raking

waiting

growing

raising

weeding

thinking

writing

editing

rewriting

re-editing

contemplating

prioritizing

researching

organizing

studying

learning

absorbing

memorizing

ruminating

developing

strategizing

brainstorming

experimenting

measuring

managing

trying

failing

re-trying

succeeding

verifying

discerning

processing

scrolling

binging

realizing

disconnecting

reorienting

departing

walking

strolling

navigating

traversing

arriving

meeting

relating

conversing

articulating

translating

considering

compromising

understanding

tolerating

accepting

leaving

wandering

climbing

observing

discovering

examining

collecting

connecting

remembering

forgetting

returning

identifying

reconnecting

struggling

sinking

diagnosing

healing

loving

holding

dying

burying

grieving

regretting

memorializing

reinterpreting

transcribing

excavating

recovering

recollecting

restoring

relaxing

stargazing

finding

balancing

digitizing →

finishing

loading

ending


written while eating oatmeal on sunday, feb 9, '2O.

edited later that day after taking a shower.

updated on a starry night 11 days later.

a "-" added at dusk 4 days after that.

"pruning" added on a cloudy mar 2.

"finishing" shortly thereafter.

final edit 48 days later.