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week 439 ~ gravity

gravity
will descend
you can’t see
gravity
but truly
in the end
gravity
will descend

March

week 438 ~ friends rescue us

friends rescue us
when we lack joy
without much fuss
friends rescue us
superfluous
angst to destroy
friends rescue us
when we need joy

March

Farewell, Rondeau. May We Never Meet Again

I BELIEVED THE LIE

I believed the lie that all were free,
Because no one stopped to challenge me.
With freckled skin and clear blue eyes, 71 more words

Poetry

Almost Done

WE ARE SHADOWS

We are shadows, you and I,
Insubstantial as a sigh,
Only noticed while the sun
Celebrates its victory won
Over clouds and darkened sky. 48 more words

Poetry

A Lot of People Don't Want to Hear It

SPEAK PLAIN

Speak plain the words held in your mind.
Don’t worry that you’ll sound unkind.
Speak every thought you hold so dear,
The ones you silence out of fear… 61 more words

Poetry

R.S.V.P.

YOU ARE WELCOME

You are welcome, I say to the dead,
Like a prayer that I chant in my head—
An acknowledgment that in this place… 81 more words

Poetry

Vacation's Over, Rondeau-Month Isn't

I LIE AWAKE

I lie awake and listen to the night.
She breathes the pain, the birthing of the light.
She cannot rest; her work is never done— 83 more words

Poetry