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Veritable Self

it’s beastly but it’s what’s so spouses leave/ bosses cheat/ dogs chew liars speak/ channels dupe/ cancer grows a rare few release the you-shoulds in life I raise my glass and drink the beading to the few who branch with courage to become … Continue reading

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~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sunday morning…I’m sitting on my front porch to watch and listen to the rain.  I’m also remembering my late husband.  He planted these azaleas.  And so, I wrote the following poem this morning. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Exhausted the last yard work he did … Continue reading

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