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Listen

The story I’m telling myself Is the story of my life My truths My lies My reading between the lines I’m surprised when words emerge from the page With a familiar rhythm A well-known theme Sudden bursts of fancy Light … Continue reading

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Where Were You?

When one day In the mirage that’s approaching ahead You glance over your shoulder When you look back on this day What chime will echo? What story will dance in your mind? When, from the shimmer of distant tomorrow, you … Continue reading

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Looking Up

The way to growth is patterned by the essence of now We send love note to our selves We hear echoes of movement in response Release Let go Allow To sit with only a smile is vulnerability laid down Your … Continue reading

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Walls

A poem I wrote about the walls inside during a low point a few months ago… There are walls I cannot climb Though I try I access all my hardware Clamps Picks Ropes Ladders I consult the engineers Check in … Continue reading

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Ground Up

Sometimes words are just words Objectively interpreted Purpose Derived from form From structures Not society Ground Up What does it mean? The devastating pain Of the puree of emotions Raw ingredients Swirling Crushed into silt Carried away on a puff … Continue reading

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Infinity

Every memory You are with me Every day Old scars don’t feel old Not yet healed Bridging past to present Wishful thoughts of a future We dreamed of in the past That first date We drank girly drinks on a … Continue reading

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My Love

It seems too much To commit your name to the screen As if I could pretend or imagine or delude myself into thinking a love poem could be written for any other It cannot You hold my heart I want … Continue reading

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I Want You

I want you to want me and need me to love me To reach me as I look toward you I struggle to let go I love you Please be brave Wherever you are

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Deeply

My naivete would amuse me If it was not mine My groping, doleful, soulful belief That I’d cry But not for too long That I’d hurt But just for awhile That I’d mourn But then rise up renewed I tell … Continue reading

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Searchlight

  I am looking For you Always Out the window On the corner On the street In the cafe A constant hum in my heart Then a sighting A leap A blare A flash A fire A disappointment It was … Continue reading

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