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Time Clings like moss

Time clings like moss
My body covered in it

Through the thin skin on my hands
it shows as veins

Moisturize, hydrolyze to paralyze the time… 57 more words


A faded meat

MINE enemy is growing old,—
I have at last revenge.
The palate of the hate departs;
If any would avenge,—

Let him be quick, the viand flits, …

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A Year With Emily Dickinson

Growing Up & Growing Older

There was a time in my life when I yearned to be considered a grown-up. Looking at my sister and her group of friends whisper ( 403 more words


How is it like to be old

Its is said that by 2047 there will be more people over age 60 than kids under age 15. In the following article you are going to explore old age and all of the fun and struggles that it entails. 592 more words

Just for Today

I need abandonment.

I need to
The clenching
Grip of
Commanded by
thought from
My throat so
I can
Breathe… 336 more words


Old Man

I had another birthday. If you don’t know it yet, my son and I share the same birth date. But as he is turning into a young man, I am growing into an old man. 433 more words


There is no way, I'm that old?

Well I am approaching 60! I can not believe I just typed it. And, it sounds worse when you say it, but inside I don’t really feel that old. 413 more words

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