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the Periodic Writer

I stole all of the words, but the thoughts are original.

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Beyond the Balsam Beguiling

Mist greets my cheeks, spirit full in a body weak. In this moment of rebirth, I sink closer to the earth. Fine cuts nearly forgotten from familiar firs once lost in. But those little daggers damage, leaving scars that never vanish. Sunlight treats every inch the same,... Continue Reading →

Share Your World: Ribbonrx Edition 4/3/2017

What’s something you like to do the old-fashioned way? I keep a physical planner and calendar to keep track of activities and important dates.  I don’t check my phone or Google calendar enough to prefer life recordings there.  I also... Continue Reading →

Reality in Routine, but Pause for Sanity

Rock your favorite chair to the same place it was, while blades rotate in circular rhythm above. Movies in queue repeat lines you recognize, comfort in knowing the end is realized. Same laughs always sound to signal neighbors underground. Quiet hours come after, when sleep for all... Continue Reading →

Innocent Until…

We are all unsuspecting victims of those with whom we surround ourselves. While we become forever changed, they walk freely at ease. But undoubtedly, we are the guilty party in another's transformative story.

Trusting Myself.

I was going to write a poem in response to today's one word prompt, as is custom for my blog, but I felt like "conquer" described all too perfectly my current state to handle it abstractly or leave it to interpretation.  Last week, I... Continue Reading →

Running Around

Lasting energy not from the sip of my mug, but the breeze through me   as I beg my lungs. I gain distance on the clouds, but I lose myself   in the beats I make with the pavement I take on.... Continue Reading →

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