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A Mere Tear In The Ocean of Suffering – Acrostic

In an earlier post today I wrote down “A mere tear in the ocean.” I was trying to relay my thoughts on how even though today’s events hit me pretty hard, the impact of how I felt from this as … Continue reading

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Loss of a child (a clogyrnach) – Poem

A fellow poet and blogger (Sue of Blue Girl Poems) recently posted a form of poetry (clogyrnach) here  that I had not seen before. So, as usual, I wanted to try it. With today’s sad events at Sandy Hook Elementary School in … Continue reading

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A mere tear in the ocean – thoughts and poem

It is with a large swing of emotions and tears in my eyes that I sit here and read about another senseless killing spree.  I can’t imagine the horror of hearing about a shooting at your child or loved one’s school … Continue reading

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Let the tears fall where they may – Poetry reading

Continuing with poetry readings tonight. I wrote this for someone who has experienced loss in her life. I was inspired by her photos and writings, many of which deal with her pain and loss. I originally wrote a haiku for … Continue reading

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A scent drifts through – Poem

A poem written for those that have lost loves, whether family, friend or lover. Little things can be trigger points. I’m sorry for your loss and pain and hope you find peace and comfort.   A scent drifts through A … Continue reading

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So she said.. – Poem based on a post and photo

I found a post by Mari Sanchez Cayuso called Verse me: There is a photo (go and look 😀 ) of a black purse and some white shoes sitting in the sun, on a car seat. Underneath the photo it … Continue reading

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This is just to Slay – Poem – Parity of This is just to say by William Carlos Williams – NaPoWriMo Day 21

On another blog, a friend of mine has been doing 30 poetry reading in 30 days during National Poetry Month. He recently read a “parity” of a poem (here) and so I thought I would try my own parity of … Continue reading

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