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Precious Cargo – Hearts – Poem

My kids headed down to GA today to see their grandparents, cousins etc. I wrote this poem as I already miss them… Precious Cargo – Hearts Precious cargo, hearts intact Head down south where pines blow in the breeze Pollen … Continue reading

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Life Love Lost – Poem

As many of you know, my dad recently passed away. This poem is not actually about him, but I share that bit as there was a lot of support from family and friends and it was much appreciated. I have … Continue reading

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For Pops – who I’m sure is resting in peace – poem

On the morning of the 22nd of March, a little over a week ago, my dad passed away. The following Sunday, after helping one of my kids with a school project and sending him off to bed around midnight, I … Continue reading

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If this were a response to your love poem – poem inspired by a poem

This is a response poem inspired by the poem “if this were a love poem” written by Susan L Daniels and found on her wonderful blog here. If this were a response to your love poem I might say once … 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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My foot is slipping – Poem

Sometimes, when I’m on my drive home, a line will pop into my head and I’ll just go with it. This poem came from one of those times. When that happens, I pull out my phone and hit the voice … 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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