Category: Poet’s Corner

Poet’s Corner

What Happens If What happens if I fall into your eyes? What if, for just a second, I forget who we are and simply let go? What if there are no tomorrows to prepare for, and no plans to think about? What happens if I fall into your arms? What if I forget to think…

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  What Else Could Matter   With every step I feel life returning I dig my toes deeper into the sand Lingering longer than needed Waiting for the tide to rush in Letting it bathe first my toes, Then my feet Finally my legs The sea wants to envelope me And I surrender to her…

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What Is Your New Year’s Resolution? “And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” ~ John 8: 32 ~ It is that time of year, When one is asked such things As what will be your New Year resolution The chatter begins Some are quite certain of what they desire…

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A Willing Heart The phone rang – “Hello”, The voice said Cheery enough   “Hello, it is me. You said I could call Should call,” She said timidly.   The voice responded; But this time with some hesitation: “Yes, I did.”   They both became silent for a too long second.   She spoke: “Is…

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Lucille Marlene     I have often told your Mother that she comes from good stock, and it is true.   She was birthed into a world with mighty women looking over her, watching to make sure she understood her value; telling her that her dreams, hopes, and wishes rested in her hands, and not…

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Enough Blood Has Been Shed     I am done, I no longer choose to participate in this undeclared war, with you or anyone else.   I do not want to fight, you are not my enemy, though apparently you do not feel the same, you see me as your nemesis . Why?   I am…

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 Your Story     You have entrusted me with your story, but I do not yet know how to tell it. The hero’s and villain are clear even the plot is readily defined; yet the magnitude of your experience has left me stupefied.   How can I do justice to what you have said? How…

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Foreign Lands In foreign lands the rules do not apply. Desire can overrule reason, and it is okay to fall in love for a moment, knowing that a week from now, his face will begin to fade from memory and soon there after your lips will no longer be able to utter his name though…

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Congratulations?     Why does your good news make me feel like crying?   I see the plethora of congratulations, and understand I must add mine to theirs; but somehow I do not feel you are happy, though you must be, right?   I keep remembering all of the endless dreams, you used to speak of,…

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Why Don’t We Care?   My question is real, and I need an answer, I do not understand why is it that we do not care; yet pretend that we do?   Are we really just looking for another bumper sticker, to attach to our car; one that will cause the person, sitting next to…