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The words trickle ...

I have so much to say
but nothing really at all
the words battle for the stage
but my heart calls the curtain
there are smiles to share… 59 more words

Poetry

A Rural Texas Schoolteacher Remembers...

 G.M.C. Massey, previously noted as a strict disciplinarian, also wrote of having a positive impact on many students over his 20 years of teaching in rural Texas schools, 1900-1920. 1,308 more words

Buller

YOU WERE ALL A MISTAKE

YOU WERE ALL A MISTAKE
My mother had six kids in seven years and then 11 years later, she had another kid. One of us one referred to Brian as a mistake and my mother chimed in, “Six kids in 7 years, you think that was planned. 10 more words

Memoirs

A Musical Story: West Ave, Carole King, and First Heartbreak

West Avenue School in Fairport, NY was once a high school. The building resembled a castle – turrets at each corner, stone-faced, ancient. Inefficient to maintain, it would eventually be gentrified to house senior citizens. 351 more words

Memoirs

written by time

my flawed memoirs hint
of a life with more pages
than a book can hold

Haiku - Poetry

World is not that Bad

I quit reading newspapers and following world news after the 2012 Delhi rape incident. It was difficult to close the newspaper without getting disheartened about what’s happening around the world. 517 more words

Life & Philosophy

The Truth (as I know it)

I don’t need to be saved. I just need to be loved — openly, freely and completely.  And more importantly, I want the opportunity to reciprocate. 

From The Heart