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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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And, I wonder

The clock strikes 2 AM. I stand at the window watching a dust storm brew in your trail. I am thankful that you did not stay, because I wanted you lost. I must admit though I cannot help but conjecture … Continue reading

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The Love Song of The Phoenix

She planned to sleep like a baby, But, ended up writing his obituary. In weighing the right vs the wrong, She dissected thoughts of him all night long. It could’ve been a shooting star, Instead, she was left holding a … Continue reading

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Ruminating in June

On a breezy June afternoon A bird swinging on a wire pretends to swoon. Snow rolls over on his back, content and well-fed, Two flies boff each other over Simba’s forehead. As the clouds disappear into the blue void, I … Continue reading

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