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BANSHEE

BANSHEE I saw a shadowy figure in Duckett’s Grove She was darkness Her flowing gray hair mussed as if she was caught an a strong wind But the air was still this night It grew cold bone chilling cold I … Continue reading

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ASHES He took a match to my dreams and with a pint of turpentine lit up my nightmares so bright that they burned for years Red embers still smolder in my eyes He took a crystal vase that Naomi gave … Continue reading

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EXCAVATING MY HEART

EXCAVATING MY HEART Buried in 5’6″ of dirt and peat I begin an archeological dig on my heart With my flat blade shovel I gingerly dig into the hard earth I spot my heart I get my trowel and assorted … Continue reading

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THREAD

THREAD Sometimes the thread on which faith hangs is thin and twisting in the wind Sometimes that thread that thin thread that thin twisting thread is enough. Kathy Keogh

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WRITTEN IN SMOKE

You drew love like works of art carved it deep into my heart i look around and you’re not here with all the words you spoke so clear It was in your eyes to have and to hold Love was … Continue reading

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HIS HEART BEATS

His heart beats to Jazz Missing a beat here and there Improvising Living in the emotion of the moment Spontaneous Oblivious to being misunderstood He scats his love to me My heart beats in 4/4 time The rhythm of walking … Continue reading

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NOVEMBER

It’s been November and it’s raining 3:30 in the morning No one to call No one will answer It’s been November since you left me so many years ago The moon leads I’m a shadow dancer I’m Richard Burton, and … Continue reading

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