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Innocence Lost

Lost innocence does not occur all at once like an epiphany illuminated by a brilliant bolt of lightning. It is a gradual thing, like peeling layers of wallpaper away from a wall, one layer at a time. 382 more words

Memories

Daily moments - lost innocence (haibun)

Today, she sits in quiet contemplation. A day of rest for the body and yet, the heart remembers stories of untold secrets that remain silenced. Too many pieces to that puzzle missing, she sighs, wishing she could do more… 50 more words

Haiku

HAIKU/SENRYU: POEM TRANSLATION

HAIKU/SENRYU: POEM TRANSLATION

MALAYSIAN HAIKU/SENRYU: ECHOES 71

 

 

power on patrol

權力在巡邏

moral might in history

道德威武在历史

succeed or succumb

成功或屈服

 

MALAYSIAN HAIKU/SENRYU: ECHOES 72… 15 more words

Poetry

Passion

Many of us remember our teens, or are currently experiencing them. I remember having feelings that were so strong, so passionate that sometimes I couldn’t take it. 201 more words

In the eyes of the young

You reached your 63rd year a little less sure-footed

tweezing hair more regularly from your nostrils and perhaps

if tested, not so virilent in halting, streaming piss you suspect, 104 more words

The Death of Innocence

I used to believe in romance
when love was in a kiss
and my heart an open door.
Hope sprung each morning,
dreams cherished in the night. 92 more words

Daily Prompts

The Border of Innocence

The other day, we were moving some things around in our condo. One of the tasks involved emptying a chest full of photo albums, relocating the chest, and then placing the albums back inside. 491 more words

Mind Wanderings