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"And know this: Know you are the type of woman who is searching for a place to call yours."

Placing this here, because this particular poem has been on my mind and heart all week. So, so important and powerful. I laughed and wept through this poem with Eldest Sis early last week. 58 more words

The Write Stuff

"Said I'll fight in the light-"

“There’s a fight to be won
For the love you find at home.
Work to be done
Before you rest your weary bones.

I’m finding peace don’t come…

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Random Musing

Can Poetry Save Your Soul? [Speech Recording!]

“It’s okay to admit you’re not there yet,
but that you’re getting there.”

I did it. I gave my speech, finally, on poetry.

To be honest, uploading and sharing this recording makes me feel super embarrassed – I’ve just never been someone who likes recording myself in any form – but I’m genuinely proud of myself for going through with this and doing so well.

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Life In Moments

"There's a metaphor which I love: living like a drawing compass."

“From her, I learned, amongst many other things, one very precious lesson — that if you want to destroy something in this life, be it an acne, a blemish or the human soul, all you need to do is to surround it with thick walls. 

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The Write Stuff