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A War I Couldn’t Win

My life is a war that was never meant to be won. A war that was over before I was even born. Did you not know that if he couldn’t love you he would not choose to love me? You … Continue reading

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Six Months

  The news they bring is never good. It’s why they shield their faces. But the eyes never lie & I saw in her eyes the truth before she could utter it. Six months. The most clichéd death sentence that … Continue reading

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You Killed Me

Your touch murdered something in me. You told me it’d be over soon. Like Nazi murderers who killed millions you tricked me into believing my death wouldn’t matter. If that’s true, why do I sit up every night crying over … Continue reading

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Little Johnny and Barry Don’t Know How to Read

I get it. No one likes change. We will cling relentlessly to the wrong ideas and notions, hoping against hope that they will somehow land us where we seek to go. But that’s not how life works. Change is sometimes … Continue reading

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Driftwood Memories

I walked back into my past today. Not on purpose. I went back into the neighborhood where my granddad used to live and once again I was standing face-to-face with my Past. The biting anger in her eyes and the … Continue reading

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Vivid Dreams

I’ve been crying for nearly an hour, since I woke up from another vivid dream. I’ve always been a vivid dreamer. And there have always been times in my life when I see a spike in the dreams. For the … Continue reading

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The Blood Calls Me By Name

The blood-drenched earth calls out to me I can hear my name being whispered from the unmarked graves. I want to answer but fear paralyzes me. I am afraid, fearful that my ancestors will see right through me. I am … Continue reading

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Noisy Distractions

“I’m not a prophet or a stone-aged man, just a mortal with potential of superman. I’m living on.”– David Bowie Heeding the noisy distractions that were never meant for me I became submerged in quicksand needs and desires, a fog … Continue reading

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Seasons Change

The seasons always change Flowers always fade and die The moth will become a butterfly And stars that died thousands of years continue to shine in the sky. The sun doesn’t beg to stay high knowing there will be a … Continue reading

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Life is a Dream

If life is but a dream and nothing as it seems It’s time to wake up to reality. I won’t keep my eyes closed knowing I’ve spent years sleepwalking, trying to keep up the pretense. Now I know the listlessness … Continue reading

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