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A Huge Loss

What do you do when your eyes dim and gray clouds cover the world and you live to read and write and admire the photos of your grandchildren?   What do you do with your time when it hurts to … Continue reading

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A Mighty Hand

  A mighty hand reached to the earth and fingered fractured soil so fine that particles of dust, no worth, trickled like lonely sands of time.   Tears trickled through a curtain torn showering grace as before the fall. With … Continue reading

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Emotional Rollercoaster

Alone In the middle of a crowded room Silent voices scream for recognition Fear Twists guts into compressed clay Paralyzing limbs, numbing throats Degradation Fills the ears of the emotionally injured Ruining scarce moments of hard-fought joy Depression Carries sinking … Continue reading

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A Grain of Sand

Nothing more than a grain of sand one among a cast of millions arose and accepted the burdensome yoke of humanity, the drudgery of life, the pains, torments, tears, and fears until love entered his heart.   Nothing but a … Continue reading

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Just Me

If I could choose to be anything in the world, I’d prefer to stay me, an ordinary girl.   Nothing too special, simply plain ol’ me; terribly typical without mystery.   Lacking true beauty from the outside, I’ve talents aplenty … Continue reading

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It’s all Relative

Winter’s cold seeps into my bones, leaving me chilled and shivering. While in my neighbor’s cozy homes a fire keeps teeth from chattering.   I layer my clothes from inside out in hopes of staying toasty warm, but find I … Continue reading

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Spring woes

Rain drops pound on the streets below ny hotel room, reminding me of how lucky I am to be dry. Winds buffet the windows: throwing bits of dirt against the screens. Gusts exceeding fifty miles an hour blow vehicles into … Continue reading

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