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Postcard from the hills

Sometimes in silence, I reflect on love. Love that I have, and, love that is gone. What is gone often seems very close, While what I have seems distant and cold. As I sat surveying the hill side, I stroked … Continue reading

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By the river Ganges

I love the sublime mountains, But the waters always haunt me.  Oceans, seas, rivers, lakes,  They all have me hooked. And, if it is the mighty Ganges,  Then all I can do is sit quietly by its banks  Hoping that … Continue reading

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No Respite

Just another ordinary day. You’re in a land far away. I wait by the phone Thinking I might receive a call But, all I ever hear is the Distant sound of a squall, Beating down the window panes. You chose … Continue reading

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Crash & Burn

I’d heard your voice at the other end of the line. And in that very first instance, My heart had sunk. I knew that an inexplicable connect Ran through our veins. I could hide from you, but I could never … Continue reading

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A Grateful Heart

It is the last day of the year. I lie in bed watching the shadowy length Of the winter sun intertwine and flicker Like a vintage movie being projected on the wall. It tricks the mind much like the year … Continue reading

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Lessons in Taking

I remember as a little girl I overfed the gold fish. It died. I was heartbroken because I did not know what I had done wrong. I thought I must go on giving endlessly. Growing up, I had to relearn … Continue reading

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The Gift of Unanswered Prayers

Pale amber sunlight lengthens its shadows across a day that seems more autumnal than wintry. There is something incredibly sad when dried up leaves carpet the ground and the trees stand bare, stripped off all shades of dignity. I feel … Continue reading

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