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The Coward

I stand watching
The tail lights of
Your plane as they
Vanish into the dark
Wondering why
You looked so sad
When you kissed me… 110 more words

Poetry

Infidelity: The Trauma That Lingers

I’ve heard it many times from many different traumatized men and women. “I can’t sleep,” “I keep seeing it over and over in my mind,” “I’ll never get over it,” “Everything is a trigger for bringing the feelings all right back like it had just happened,” “How am I supposed to go on?–my life is over.” You  might think these people are veterans or that this is going to be an article about grief. 840 more words

Adultery By Carol Ann Duffy

I came across Carol Ann Duffy’s poem, Adultery while leafing through “The New Poetry”, edited by Michael Hulse, David Kennedy and David Morley (Bloodaxe Books), yesterday evening. 21 more words

When Class & Wealth make Good Love go Bad.

Once upon a time in the land of Anywhere, in a world long since forgotten, there lived, in the fine and prosperous city of Anyplace, a charming young couple. 3,011 more words