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Calm amidst the Christmas blitz...

Holidays approaching
and anxious stress is encroaching
on what should be a joyful time.
I've scheduled time for wrapping and baking,
shipping and cardmaking, 
and yet 
and yet it feels like clouds are rolling in:
parties and travels and
throbbing mind 
in a tailspin. 29 more words

Snow Armor...

Winter is pending,
I wish it away,
Its cold isolation
Its penchant to stay.
It's driving unnerved
Alone in the gale,
It's icing and swerved,
Windswept and pale. 98 more words

Forward, from here...

I am in that "I-Don't-Care,
It's-OK" stage,
Maybe that is a good place to be.
Surely it is better than
Pining and lonely,
Better than:
"How do I re-trace my steps?"
"How do I remake my life?"
Divorce is equal parts
picking up the pieces and
cuts like a knife. 23 more words

Essential Dating Info. ...

I imagine we might get along

If all the things you told me were true,

If the sincerity in my heart

Was met by a sincere you. 129 more words


For My Child, in the aftermath...

I never thought, I never


that such a situation could ever arise,

and therein lies the problem.

I stayed for you;

it seemed there might be caring and gratitude, too. 102 more words


“We cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we are” (Part 2 of 2)

This is a continuation on my journey forward in 2014. Part 1 can be found here.

When we left off, our intrepid heroine had just found a new full-time job which she loved, thus fulfilling her vision of “Forward,” her  348 more words


4 Steps for How To Change the World by Your Donation

I believe that donations have power to change our world. Although most people may not agree with my idea, we, the Japanese people, should have experience of donations. 1,300 more words