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The Painful Burn of Infidelity Poem

The Painful Burn of Infidelity

Sacred love flows,


fragrantly sweet,

it enchants

the blissful way.

But, behold!

Rushing into

copper waves,

with another, 152 more words


Little Town

Written for:  Poetic Asides #423 –  “Little (blank)”

A little town in the country
was so tiny it had only one tree.
A nor’easter blew in… 12 more words

Purple's Home

Salsa Valentina

Today is one year and 8 months since I left.  In my head, it feels like forever ago, but when I have flashbacks, I know it hasn’t been that long.  871 more words


January Sixteenth, Two Thousand and Eighteen

I walked a bit of the Spring Water Corridor today– the gentle breeze brushed my face, I studied the yawning spines of BlackBerry bushes and babbling waters– a site of so much trauma and displacement, crying out underneath the weight of our vices “I’m still fighting, I’m still alive, I still support all who walk my path.”

Surviving a Social Gathering

Dear nonexistent readers,

Due to the impending doom and sneaky approach of midterms, it seems as though the days have inexplicably shrunk.

Apologies to all who have been here long enough to have read this post before, but I will be reposting an old post. 629 more words

The Color of Beach Sand- Kindra M. Austin

We had you pushed into the furnace;

spoiling organs and

leaking skin were

burned away.

Your pulverized bones

resemble beach sand in



Abandoned the wagon… 72 more words


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The Ideal Survival Kit

A survival kit saves lives by providing tools and items necessary for rural and urban emergencies and the wilderness. The most critical items are flashlights, compasses, signal mirrors, wires, fire starters, knives, water purification tablets, saws, parachute cords, and fishing lines and hooks. 43 more words