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Blood, sweat and bohemian tears.

I have been like a mad woman possessed these past few weeks.

I don’t know what has come over me but for some reason I feel compelled to paint, which is something, in the past, that has never really struck my fancy because painting is HARD and messy, and time consuming and quite frankly I suck at it. 307 more words

Australia

Frozen In Time

Perched

flamingo-like      

one-legged

she stood

Posed

portrait-like

one-hand-raised

she froze

Transfixed

spell-like

one blank gaze        

she kept

Catatonic

statue-like,

one position

she held

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Poems

Daybreak.

I don’t think much
of the person I was
when every day brought
pure anguish of not knowing
what it meant to be loved.

How each interaction weighed… 59 more words

Memoir.

It always hurts, its always the same.

So today was a bummer overall. My air conditioner in my apartment was making weird noises. I called and got someone to come out and he couldn’t really figure it out, so that was just kinda nothing. 158 more words

Life

Part 2: Did You Get Left Behind Or Afraid You Would Be?

Still, this mindset proved to my advantage during a pitched fire-fight. Machine gunners and grenadiers were the first targets of the enemy because of the fire power we could put out. 628 more words

500 Words!

Did You Get Left Behind Or Were Afraid You Would Be?

As an eight year old, if your parents threatened you with being left at an orphanage because you didn’t behave well enough, and even went to the extent of driving to the orphanage, what would that do to your sense of well being? 585 more words

500 Words!

Depression: It is Not a Sin and Jesus Understands

I find that as I come out of a depressive episode (I am thankful that this one was not that intense or long), that the creative juices often flow with thunderous velocity for a time immediately following. 939 more words

Jesus