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Breath by breath
Locked into time
Until hearts stop
Beats upon beat




I'm Not Alone


Did I stand on the edge
Of eternity, cautiously
Dipping one toe,

Testing the waters,
While you jumped in
With both feet?

What a puddle, this life, 41 more words


The Long and Short of It

I have a favorite watch. It’s a mechanical dive watch milled from a solid block of stainless steel. The considerable weight is a constant reminder of its presence. 1,389 more words


Do you fill your world with love?

Nothing and no one can be taken for granted. Ever.

This is triptych of 3 posts dedicated to Three souls who passed out of this earthly plain in one week at new moon in mid March 2016 in order of their passing. 1,498 more words

Wrestling With Time: Don't Look Back, Don't Worry About Tomorrow. Live for Today With The Abiding Presence

March is here. Spring is in the air and we’ve already had a taste of it. I’m not ready. I still want to hibernate. I didn’t lose any weight yet. 1,084 more words

Quadrille: Bubble Lives

I missed the Monday Quadrille De Jackson (WhimsyGizmo) had for us.  Poems have to use the prompt word and be exactly 44 words in length.  The prompt word was “Bubble”. 89 more words

General Poetry

"What is Your Life?"

What is Your Life?

The future is difficult to predict.  We can make the best plans in the world, prepare ourselves for every contingency, but then something comes up that we never saw coming:  we trip and fall; spend our last dime on a mother or father’s health care, or come down with a terminal illness, then all of the plans in the world are thrown out the window. 315 more words

God's Plan For Your Life