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Stolen Spring

We sat together under the blue sky

near a tree that stood rather shyly

in the middle of a field of green

it was the only thing to be seen. 189 more words

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Fish

We, you and I, used to fish.

It wasn’t to eat or to brag

instead we did it because we had

nothing else to do and fishing used… 353 more words

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The Will of an Old Man, in the Hospital, looking out his Window

Ah
It’s raining
how quaint that the
world would cry at a
time like this.
How strange that
such beauty is only
visible to me as… 197 more words

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Wings of Pain

carry me through the wind.
Tempests and gales that blast through trees
crush mountains and force them to submit
bow before this wing I have. 355 more words

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Paper cranes

sit on my window wishing me happiness

but I cannot see them their wishes do

not touch my mind instead I see the sky

and the white clouds and wonder why… 123 more words

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Happiness

I’ve sought happiness. I’ve tried for so long to

find what it really means

to be alive, and how I can live

without shame, guilt, or regret.   477 more words

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Blanket

Snow like a blanket; falling

covering, enshrouding everything

just as Death covers all in a veil of fear.

Our lives marked and covered with the simple… 65 more words

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