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So Many Grains In The Wind

Lying among straw stalks, growing thin and high Isolated by grains, open to the sky Silent but swaying, up to my ears Misty warm raindrops, hiding my tears It’s senseless feeling as though I’m alone The middle of a field, … Continue reading

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NapoWriMo 12 – Love’s Bubbles

  “Bubble ready for deployment Captain.” the pilot stated “But we don’t have proper soap factor.”, for a reply she waited “Without that we’ll never sail.” she claimed with a shout “We’ll pop with the slightest breeze.” as she shuffled … Continue reading

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NapoWriMo1 – Self Confession

  My eyes are wide but blinded by light So I raised my hands to shield them from the glare My fingers were transparent with fright I dropped to my knees, my hands still in the air   I closed … Continue reading

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My Daughter’s Room

  I must clean up my daughter’s room Once filled with joy, it now houses gloom It is the darkness even hidden in the sunlight The brightness in the window on sunny days Not the ills of the world but … Continue reading

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Gently With Your Breath

  A gentle petal with slightly curved edges The crispy veined wings of a dragonfly Such are the objects of pure delicateness A mere gentle touch may render it useless Bent and distorted with no ill intention   Observed with … Continue reading

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Rains: Around 1982

I stood on the porch and watched the bottoms of the leaves pushed up by the wind, their branches arched and flailing. The rushing air went by my ears and I felt a tug at my heart as I suddenly … Continue reading

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Thank You Connie Francis

I pulled out my collection of Connie just this afternoon A voice so sweet it was sure to make me swoon The pain in her voice, the same as in my heart Ever since you told me that we would … Continue reading

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