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Instinct

  Instinct bodies can bruise, stagger,  and tilt with a breeze psyches can hamper, crack, and smile with an angle but spirit-awakened instinct cannot be lead astray Written for The Sunday Whirl using the twelve words pictured above.  I do enjoy the creative … Continue reading

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Wholly Human

there’s a spell called branding that you alone decide to cast not witches although you’ve branded them too and caused much pain like the sting of a scorpion turn your ear but not a blind eye to branding you don’t … Continue reading

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Good Enough

she said if short is good enough for Rumi it’s good enough for me  

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Absorbed

long to be wholly absorbed in wholeheartedness

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Download

 all a download                                                              experiences you’ve had voices you’ve heard thoughts … Continue reading

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Hanging On

unlike bats in covered places brown, dried leaves desperately hang to branches in a sprinkle of cold rain   Wrote this morning while waiting in the drive-thru at Starbucks. Some leaves and people find it easy to release and let … Continue reading

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Lost

in her life she allows a door for fairies she listens for their song soft as frost on purple pansies she sees them fly as low as the puff of dark dust from a devil’s mushroom and she sees their … Continue reading

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Dismissed

dismissed in a moment he pondered the why of it as the suits looked past him in the veined marble hall his mind spiraled down a hole  seeking solace in sleep Written for Red Wolf Poems Wordle #25.  The words … Continue reading

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Charmed Day

Charmed Day soaking up a charmed day not chopped by the office but marked by the spring of rabbits home-baked almond cookies and sips of plum wine grassy steps to a bubbling stream my dress – the color of lilacs … Continue reading

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It Won’t Matter

It Won’t Matter Written by you or not, at the end of your bucket list is the entry:  Meeting with God. It won’t matter one iota if you believed in the shining, pearly gates of heaven and the verses in … Continue reading

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