THE WHOLE OF HUMANITY

    THE WHOLE OF HUMANITY   There is a sadness in the air.  Even the birds can sense that humanity is hurting, suffering.   I look and I see mourning, and if not mourning I see fear disguised as anger and prejudice.   The coming together eases it a bit, but I wish in […]

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I Will Win the War

What is it I don’t see? What is it that lives so deep inside that it permeates any thought to change There is a resistance Something that had seeds planted These seeds have grown and put down roots Roots that are strong Roots that hold on for dear life while I try to pluck them […]

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Cold Hard Dead Exterior

Are you dead on the outside only…I wonder You stand alone No one else in sight You don’t need anyone At least that’s what you tell yourself Never let your defenses down Don’t let anyone in Put on the cold hard dead exterior and maybe they will walk by For who would want to touch a […]

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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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I Swim Like a Manatee – Well…Almost!

I am not a swimmer. That is what I have said my entire life…and so; I AM NOT A SWIMMER. But I want to be a swimmer. So much of what I do is really hard on my body and the older I get the more I know I need an activity that that is […]

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My First Blog Post!!!

To be honest, this whole process feels a little like flying to Atlantis! A bit of a paradox for sure, but look how beautiful it will be once I get there. This is my very first blog post, in a website that is also new and foreign to me. I have had fear about this […]

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