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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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To Stop Dreaming

To stop dreaming She dropped the rag, Threw in the towel, Hoisted up that white flag, Lay down a head on the pillow, Breathed out… And held it A tired sun drifts down, A smile drops, A blue sky grows … Continue reading

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Painting Loss with a Pen

Painting Loss with a Pen I’ve traded my pen for a paintbrush, Cashed in this ink for the splash of acrylic, Words have not been enough, Enough to contain the winter, The writer, Growth is change, And with change I’ve … Continue reading

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