Long Distance Lovers

The sun and the moon are distant cousins

or perhaps they’re long distance lovers.

At night when the moon arrives, the sun

smiles coyly cause she’s so enamored of the moon.

But she knows he’ll be leaving soon.

In the morning light, the moon’s gravelly voice

can be heard moaning about being dangerous & blue,

saying, “I can’t stay here anymore. Got to board that train.”

When the moon hops a train to go away,

the sun struggles to try and love freely.

Surely, he’ll return, she sings a blues song

as she takes her place in the distant sky.

So far away, yet so near.

A paradox of hearts, minds, & feelings.

moon and sun

Peace & Love,

Rosalind

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About Rosalind Guy

I'm broken & my soul is weary/ my weary soul rebels, fights/ anything & anyone who tries to heal me/I beat my head against a wall of memories/ trying hard to break free from the chain of memories/ I can only be free by saying it so/ i weave a necklace from words and finally/ I find freedom/ free free free. As you can see, words are powerful to me. As Maya Angelou said, words are wallpaper of the soul. I have lots of nightmarish memories that threaten to break me, but I learned a long time ago about the power of words. They can be used to heal and destroy anything that threatens to destroy the person. Words coupled with love have the power to save and heal. I am author of three books: Skinny Dipping in the Pool of Womanhood, Tattered Butterfly Wings, and Blues of a Love Junkie. I am a high school English teacher. I am a former reporter. I am a mother. I am a woman. I am a fierce advocate for those who cannot speak for themselves, those who's voices go unheard. Check out my Amazon author page at the following link: http://www.amazon.com/Rosalind-Guy/e/B00BGH5F88/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1432491754&sr=8-1.
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