Posts Tagged ‘Poetry’

No More Waiting

No More Waiting
This is it. This is my life. (more…)

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I abandon all that I think I am,
All that I hope to be, (more…)

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Honor


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rain
My first steps
I stood there teetering, so proud,
ecstatic as a baby bird learning it could fly.
When I looked back,
my smile about to
break my face,
I couldn’t find you.
Mommy, where were you?

My first day of school
boarded onto that noisy, clackety bus
going to a strange place
kids crowding, adults peering,
the whole world new to me.
Mommy, where were you?

 
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One day you finally knew
what you had to do, and began,
though the voices around you
kept shouting
their bad advice –
though the whole house
began to tremble
and you felt the old tug
at your ankles.
“Mend my life!”
each voice cried.
But you didn’t stop.

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gracias a la vida

Thanks to life, that has given me so much. (more…)

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Awakening to life

peony awakening to life

1-3-2014

Softly
Like a silent butterfly
you break through to fly freely (more…)

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