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In stillness

November winds
Gnawing at my bones
Tearing at my flesh
Permeates the core of my being

The depth of its reach
Renders the physical body helpless… 81 more words



Although this poem refers to the immobility of trees, it encouraged me to reflect on other forms of immobility, whether people, attitudes, groups, or more. 362 more words


That's just the way it is - or is it?!


If you have been following me, you’ll know that I have Lyme’s disease.
If you know anyone with Lyme’s disease or any other illness for that… 702 more words


Inbox/Outbox: October 5-October 11

Uncertain how to begin, the blogger glowered at the screen and then, in an attempt to cow it into submission, began rolling his pecs. The laptop was unimpressed, as were his readers. 824 more words


The Conditions of Hope: Onward to Hope

 Author Note:

As a nanny I came to care for a 3 year old girl I call Hope. She suffered from severe cerebral palsy. I was touched so deeply that I still dream about her after 30 years.  518 more words