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Mara’s Cup

Mara’s Cup Ready to feel, Ready to fall, Ready to fly, To welcome it all, I am ready.  Advertisements

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Stirring Poison into Medicine

Stirring Poison into Medicine From the ashes of grief And tragedy, I have grown, Grown brighter, And bolder, Beneath a black veil, Spring rays, Winter rains, Feed a different seed, I’ve never seen this colour, The flower, But I recognise … Continue reading

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This Too Shall Pass

The lifting of the veil  She smiles, After a week of rain, She smiles, And it had been so long since I saw her eyes, Saw their colour, That I feared I had lost them in the blackness, In the … Continue reading

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The End of the Holiday

Golden light sprinkles on the apple tree Raindrops still fall, And collard doves still call, Winter plays on, The decorations drop down, The hum of laughter, Flows out, The festive melodies, Drown out, The wind blows away seasonal cheer, Resolutions … Continue reading

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Taking small steps towards change

A Careful Inch An inch, We’ve moved an inch, Better than standing still, Better than spinning in circles, A tentative, timid inch, We’ve proved that we can walk, We’ve shown ourselves, Convinced ourselves, That one day we could learn to … Continue reading

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