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The Museum of Broken Relationships

My last post wasn’t a hopeful poem, it was about how sometimes love seems to be this vicious cycle of hope, joy, disenchantment and heartache. I know it is not always the case, but I think everyone would agree upon the fact that it can sometimes be quite easy to let yourself fall into pessimism. 762 more words



OK so for Christmas this year I got a build your own ukulele which has been an on and off project of mine, for a while and last night I finished it by adding the strings so it was ready to go. 79 more words

Eternal Wings

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Instrument: Brio – Red Cedar Concert Ukulele

1. How this world works seems pretty crazy. 131 more words



Mooding a song

Melody in place

Words sliding out

Letter by letter

Floating along

Rainy rivers of dreams

Residing in my cloudy mind

© 2017 Clarissa Simmens (ViataMaja) 9 more words


How often do I need to tune my instrument?

For those of you who don’t know this, I am the editor and publisher of a Ukulele Newsletter, serving mostly the California Bay Area, but with subscribers all over the world. 272 more words