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You’re a craving that’s never satisfied
You’re a wish that’s not been granted
You’re a heartache that’s killing me softly
You’re a tear, a break, a hole in my soul that’s never gonna mend… 18 more words


Day 94

The leaf it holds
A cup of rain
In its fold.
Ever so slowly,
Drip by drip,
Her tears fall
To the Earthen floor.
Across the land they spread… 171 more words


I Get You L'Wren: Thoughts on Suicide & Depression

I was greatly affected by the death this past March of designer and Rolling Stone girlfriend L’Wren Scott. Unlike a number of commentators, I had… 1,026 more words

Banker Suicides

St. Mary Magdelene, evangelizer

I have had those times in my life when I have been caught up in my perceived grief.  I thought there was little hope, saw no way out.   44 more words


In the World (Where Are You)

Where are you in the world?
What’s your day like?
Are you happy or sad?
Will you sing a song
Or cry a tune?

Where are you in the world? 19 more words


maybe there is a chorus, but it sounds mauled

The clothes line resembles an abacus to a cat that just woke up from a 2,000 year nap or a colorful candy necklace stretched out of its circle to a kid with nothing to do but eat. 594 more words


one blow

disappointment —

why does it happen?

despair —

how can this be?

head bowing

chest bursting 

tears rolling

spirit crushing.

fairy of fairness, where art thou? 22 more words

Poetic Musings