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For My Brothers

My dear brothers, I am your elder only by a small margin, Yet even so, I am what I am. Thus ~ When the storms of life brew, and the winds carry the rain of sorrow ~ when the weight … Continue reading

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In a Passing Glance

Nary a sound carried in from outside, absent wind, yet window ajar, As young eyes, alive, engaged in wordless discourse ~ with ancient eyes, half-smiling. The spark of youth, impervious to fear, opposed by stoic gaze, too old ~ to … Continue reading

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Sometimes I wake up in the middle of the night

There are nights when I can’t sleep, nights when thoughts crawl through my head like ants through an anthill. Tonight is not one of those nights. No, tonight is one of those rare moments when I wake up suddenly for … Continue reading

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Tenacity

No matter what I do, endeavor, or acomplish, There is still something missing. I am trying to solve a puzzle, But I am bereft of all but a few pieces. No matter how much I love, I can’t shake the … Continue reading

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Rain

Just like the curtains of water pouring down around him, his own life lacked the clarity of blue summer skies. For every puddle on the path alongside the river snaking through the city he could feel the absence of the … Continue reading

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