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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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When Spring Arrives

Apple Tree Spring blinks into focus Late blossom Stunted by a greedy winter Falls  

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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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Behind the smiles and laughter

Them with smiles And then with smiles With laughter With joy And those with smiles With sadness With grief With abandonment With loss With chirpy buzzwords With psychobabble And them with smiles With anger With pain With remembrance With hollow … Continue reading

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