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On a Broken Wing

Can’t fly far on a broken wing,

Can’t hit the right notes when they sing,

Can’t see the forest floor for the trees,

My angels fell and bruised their knees. 115 more words



It would be some miracle if we could ever find it again –
Lost somewhere during the course of early childhood.

If, for a moment, however, we put down our more serious pursuits… 86 more words

Losing Innocence

One theme that I saw come up in both This One Summer and The Outsiders is the idea of the loss of innocence. This being the idea that we all have to at some point let go of our innocence and in a sense kind of lose it, but yet we do not have to give up our childhood, and we can still be childlike. 1,338 more words


to all the sisters who’ve come out

This letter is to all the sisters who’ve come out of the dark and are shining a light on what it’s like being a female. … 1,884 more words

So Sadly Shimmer

Little girl.

Can’t be found.

A little creek.

Babbling sound.

Little girl.

Took his hand.

Did she know?

Does heaven stand?

Little girl.

No grave here. 88 more words


Butterfly Ring

I recall she wore
A butterfly ring
And she painted her eyes
Like butterfly wings
She spoke of lost innocence
And all that it brings… 55 more words