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The Numbness

The numbness

Sunlight shines, behind drab clouds
No peaks above, nor valleys below

Excitement, passion, and joy but for a moment
In their wake, a drab, colorless world… 24 more words

Poetry, Prose, & Short Stories

The Autumn Leaf (II)

The Autumn Leaf (II)

The Autumn leaf fell,
into the roughness of the soil,
after it was parted away.

Tears of blood of painful adieu, 78 more words

English Poetry

Shot of Novocain and a pair of shades

By Acasia O.

I now live in another country, a place where my most persistent reality includes getting acclimated to a new culture, meeting new people and finding a job.   839 more words

Despair

Rugged souls they walk with,

how shallow a love they yield,
what a filthy world I live in
where I cannot say what I feel. 67 more words

Wave Of Mutilation

Does anyone else get “waves” of numbness/tingling?

Last week when I made the dreaded Costco run and we finally were done and pulled up to the curb in front of our house, I felt a “wave” of numbness in my right leg that ebbed away after a few moments.  358 more words

Upcoming Anniversaries and Echoes

I’m learning that I literally have to take the time I need to do just about anything, not just the hobbies I enjoy, but also chores and errands. 253 more words

Life

Recycle your heart

A friend of mine shared this post on Facebook today and it made me pause. The last two lines, “Don’t waste your pain. Recycle your heart” stopped me in my tracks (truly, I was doing the checkbook and work emails and had to stop and think after reading these words). 565 more words

Struggling