Tag Archives: redemption

back from the deep

Originally posted on Sirena Tales:
wave after vast wave crashing down, staggering us here comes another \ cannot recover squelched breath of too many dreams spectered ocean teems \ deep dark descending unending fall, now halted by exalted calls ~~~~…

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Disentangling

a snap in the line the old, familiar lure weighted, plummeting a fish, thrashes I disentangling cannot come with you this time a crack splits the air between us (a muffle) as the light floods in redemption, releasing our ancient chains breathe

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Kindness Is A River

You can see her through the glass doors, at her checkout station, waiting patiently. Because of the store’s lighting, her figure appears a little shadowy, but no deficiency of some light bulbs can dim the glow of her soul. When … Continue reading

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The Trouble With Bullies

Bullies and I go way back.  Bullies and the universe go way back. Still, I am sad to say, my most recent dealings with bully energy ended yesterday with me caving. You might not view it that way were you … Continue reading

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maybe I’m wrong…

…about you about them about the size of that tide rising and the misty message drifting before me, maybe I was wrong about whose turn it was the depth of the wreckage and the laundry list- or was that the … Continue reading

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The Dance After the Obituary

That newspaper has rested, unopened, on the kitchen chair for these eight unrelentingly frigid weeks. I have walked past that chair every day, countless times, feeling the paper’s inauspicious chill barely contain itself, coolly taunting me across the narrow yet profound … Continue reading

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always we dance

leaving you at the hospital driving the impenetrable pavement, away from my heart the windshield wipers cannot reach my tears I powerless inside engulfing fears have been here before is there nothing I can do?             … Continue reading

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