The Soundless Voice

Can you hear me? I am swirling in the white abyss of thoughts turned to words of expression My lips move and I feel the vibrations pass my vocal chords I hear my words reverberate into the air waves and I wait for recognition I wait for you to take a break from your own […]

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Boardwalk Memories

    As the shutter clicked my mind went back to a time of carnival rides, cotton candy, stuffed animals, water guns, and strolls along the boardwalk. Hot balmy nights, seagulls trying to steal a left over slice of pizza, the smell of popcorn fills the air. Waves rolling on shore, lifeguard whistle blows…kids with […]

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Collateral Damage

    I read a blog today that reminded me of Hurricane / Super Storm Sandy.  The storm touched my life in two places that I live, and it touched my life by pounding my heart the way her waves pounded the shore. I wrote a few poems at the time, and as I am usually […]

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In the Palm of My Hand

  Oh little one Lost and all alone Have no fear For I hold you in the palm of my hand   The world looks scary and you feel small…insignificant But I promise you have a place…you have a role to play   Every being is here by divine order   Go out…be brave…explore Come […]

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To Screen or Not To Screen

Is it up to me to determine my risk for cancer?  And if it is, how can I possibly make an informed decision? I was asked to sign a new consent form at my breast screening yesterday.  It was a consent for my family history to be screened by counselors to detect my risk for […]

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It is Time

On any journey, it can be just as important to see where you have come from as it is to see where you are going.  I like to look back…I don’t stay there…I just notice.  It is a reminder of where I am headed. This poem was written 8/15/12   Peace. Quiet stillness. Gray sky […]

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The Path of Most Resistance

I can’t find you Where have you gone? I left you here for what seems like only a few short days But in reality it must have been longer I understand the circumstances were not ideal I know that you were hurt So hard to believe that people could be so cruel   I search […]

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My Reaching Hand

Come now ~ you can do it You have the power to either go there Or stay far away What is it that attracts you to the darkness It starts with the thoughts you have in your mind This is what allows you to go there But in reality ~ you need to listen to […]

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The Answers

Speak to me, I hear you calling Tell me of the secrets locked deep inside Give me the key to unlock the depths of my sadness The heights of my happiness Swing with me on ropes braided with love and compassion over waters brimming with understanding Ride with me on horses over meadows filled with […]

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There is Peace

I have this feeling again. The feeling that I am supposed to be doing something. It feels like my soul is calling to me but can’t quite reach me. It is impatient and frustrated because for some reason I am not able to connect – not able to hear or see or feel what it […]

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