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Attitude

Attitude Dark days, sad days Chopin on a piano playing; grey skies, about to rain feels like night at 10 am. A droplet hits the window pane. How depressing! Don’t turn on the little table light, the bedside lamps… Now … Continue reading

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Round ‘n Round

Please listen to the recording with kalimba music to get the total experience of this performance poem. click here Round ‘n Round Spinning… round and round. Spinning round… and round planets, orbits, atoms, electrons, cycles seasons, loops, spheres… lives, deaths, … Continue reading

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Portuguese Singing Ladies

Portuguese Singing Ladies (for Carminho, Mariza, Amália Rodrigues etc etc) *Please listen to the song by Carminho that inspired this poem by clicking here Ahhh, all you Portuguese singing ladies who torch my night! How did you get that way? … Continue reading

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Into Your Arms

So, I was watching “The Handmaid’s Tale”, riveted and I heard this music playing at the end of Episode 7. As soon as I heard it, I knew it was going to draw a small poem out of me. You … Continue reading

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This Too Shall Pass….

This too shall pass. Find comfort and sadness here. The pain will go away…become just a distant memory; but joy also obeys, pushing cherished memories out to sea on waves Not in control as we’d like to be because… This … Continue reading

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Paper Thin

Paper thin, I’m barely here, and you no longer see me. The night breathes in and out, out and in, with windows open wide, just an alien, walking through a rational land; it’s getting lonely. Those who glow seem far … Continue reading

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Safe in Spring

                           Male-American-Robin-on-nest-©-Ann-MacRae.jpg I still have hope..even against everything I read and hear on the internet. The Robins in my garden are building nests.. They chatter to themselves busily…hauling building supplies back and forth. Some unwound yarn strings, dry strands of … Continue reading

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