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the smile

It started with

a smile

a quick hello

an innocence


an electricity


in their



It started with

a smile

a simple caress… 54 more words


The Power of Friendship

I find it really hard for myself to make friends, and then to keep friends. I have never been the person to have a big social group, or more than 1 or 2 people who knew me well. 620 more words

How I See It

My Own Prison


America is known as the “Land of the Free,” but many of us are not free, specifically in the metaphoric sense. I recently was watching a TV show featuring women sentenced to many years or life in prison. 272 more words



Psst! The countdown has begun….
Are you ready?
The tentative release date is my birthday.
What? You don’t know my birthday.
What about the Ides of March? 10 more words


searching for myself

This poem came to mind yesterday.
First published 10 Feb 2015, it captures the vulnerability of a lonely soul.
Lost and looking for relief in all the wrong places. 63 more words

Spiritual Formation

walk away

Leave me alone
let me be
let me shift back into
don’t eyeball me
with your closed eyes
and your stained heart
leave me be… 116 more words


Will you be my valentine?

if I lay down my head

and close my eyes

maybe I won’t have to do this

maybe I won’t have to go through with it… 113 more words