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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 you – haiku

Was thinking of my kids when I wrote this… For you For you I’ll wipe tears Whether yours or mine. For you I will move mountains   Stephen Kellogg – 2013

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Forced relocation – Poem based on a prompt

I jumped in on a writing prompt in a comment from ramblingsfromamum in her post here. The comment was “Trickling like water across the mossy stones… your time starts now” I decided to try to add the last part in … Continue reading

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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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