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How Journaling Saved my Life

When my Pete was sick I wrote occasionally. They were mostly rants about how I was so furious with the lot I’d been given in life, how I hated that he wouldn’t talk to me because his mind was so consumed by every detail of his disease, and about how I didn’t know how, if ever, I would be able to move forward once he was gone. 513 more words

Loss Redefined

Leaving you

It felt as though lightning struck, the first time I saw you. As in the perfect cheesy Hollywood film, you made my heart flutter and my insides explode with butterflies. 364 more words

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Questioning Faith

Fingers on wrist.

Delicate pulse—butterfly wings in your veins.

Sleeping, you called my name; now here I am.

“What do you need, Mom?”

Fluttering stops, silent veins. 16 more words



Why would I, if I ultimately want peace and amicable, do what my stalker is doing?


I would not. Did not. Do not. Cesar and I reside in the same neighborhood.  248 more words


Your Hand - My Poem of the Day (08/29/14)

My Poem of the Day


Your Hand

Feelings of regret

Wishing I had listened

That I had heard your cries

That I was there to hold your hand… 130 more words


When hearts are raw and pain is deep.

My father-in-law called this afternoon. He said he was taking a walk and had found a quiet spot by the lake and thought he’d give me a call. 451 more words

Loss Redefined