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Hop Little Bird

Hop little bird Close to the edge Allow the claw to taste freedom Closer now Teetering on the edge She wills herself to jump Into a pool of uncertainty Lingering Clouded with doubt HOP LITTLE BIRD!!!! JUMP!! Not today She … Continue reading

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Is Jesus a Dirty Word??

It has been a while since I have posted anything on my blog. Life, children and general distractions took me away from what I love to do. But recently, in fact, this morning, I felt compelled to write this post. … Continue reading

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Flicker

Flicker The crisp air bites I stand huddled into my sweater I hear the familiar snap Snap…snap….snap Flicker I am the one with cupped eyes Anticipating a new life I am the one crawling through foul and putrid muck I … Continue reading

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Flying Solo

This morning I sat in my hiding spot in the backyard sneaking my daily smoke. The kiddies were l off to school, 1, 2, 3, 4 and breathe. I spied the beautiful blue sky with its cloud formations, so lovely. … Continue reading

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Watching the Tube

Flipping through channels Boob tube Mother said I usually do it To relax before bed Tonight it had dawned On this bleary eyed girl That I really don’t need to know Everyone’s toils Who’s cheated Who’s singing Who’s dancing about … Continue reading

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There Once was a Boy

School started in Newtown, CT last week.  I couldn’t help but thinking that the tragedy that occurred in our town last December could have so easily been avoided if only someone noticed that boy, Adam. This truth is evident for … Continue reading

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Today was a Lemon

Today was a Lemon I was given a lemon today So it seems All that surround me make my face squint and squeeze Their words are demeaning Their gazes not caring I don’t even want to see What they are wearing … Continue reading

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I Have Been Clipped, poem

I have MS.  This is how I feel living with MS. I Have Been Clipped I am HawkTrappedGarden of uncertainty Caged Bird of prey Desperate Invisible constraints Hinders soaringStifled flight Wings clipped Taunted Fly high birdReach the stars birdHit the mark … Continue reading

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How Hard Boiled Eggs Changed My Day

My children are off this week for spring break.  My daughter’s friend came over to hang out with her.  Her friend came in the kitchen while my daughter was peeling a hard boiled egg that was colored for Easter.  We … Continue reading

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When Mary said, “YES!” Annuciation of the Lord

I was thinking of the Annunciation, a Catholic celebration of when the Angel of the Lord came to Mary and told her of His wishes to bear and birth His son.  I was thinking about how it must have been … Continue reading

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