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Block of Granite

What I wish to do And what I wish to be Are not so far apart Flung out upon the sea For I can take a chisel And hack and saw and chip Away at the base around my feet … Continue reading

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Harsh Reality

There is no growth in your comfort zone, and no comfort in your growth zone. Perhaps I did not speak clearly And lost my meaning in the words Isn’t it strange how we face life dearly Not knowing just how … Continue reading

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Eternal Round

If there’s one thing that I’ve learned It’s that life is not clean cut Things like to happen without plan And we’re left standing asking, “What?” We grow and learn and cry Tears of joy and pain Laugh, sing and … Continue reading

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Melting

So often I am worn out My mind or body or both Only still going from gravity’s pull Keep forgetting to stop Even as the rubber burns My sister recently reminded me that I have to step back from working … Continue reading

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Shovel Time

Didn’t I finish? I thought it was done last year… Going to be doing this forever. Someday we will be done, but that day is not this day…

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Soft as a Petal, With Thorns to Protect

Reality is more ¬†wonderful than I knew Only some are blessed with more than one Seeking love and sharing in return Even as they embrace a new world Here’s wishing a Happy Mother’s Day to all and sundry.

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To Feel or Not To Feel – Thankful Thursday

Reaching back to who I was Even as I must continue forward Going to take my licks as they come Especially when I have earned them Teaching and learning and always still yearning To be more than I once was. … Continue reading

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