Monthly Archives: January 2012

Rosencrantz & Gildenstern Leave Me Alone

When I was young I had a built-in alarm clock that worked pretty well.  I could just decide when I wanted to awake, and most of the time I would do it.  I was grateful for this super power, but that … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday

Well I’m slowly getting over my last eye visit by trying not to dwell on it too much and keeping those tissues handy in case of any tear relapses.  I keep telling myself I’m not the first and I won’t … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Gone

I saw the retinologist yesterday and it was hell. Now comes the tough part of deciding just what to do. Here is an excerpt of an email to my sister that I sent today. Things aren’t that great because I … Continue reading

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Hesitate

We hear: “Wait to see what happens.” And I say we could be dead by then. Take up arms against injustice and oppression and could/would we be thrown in jail? Fight for our rights in court instead of in a … Continue reading

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Dearly Beloved

You are my best friend, but will we stay that way when we are wed? Are we prepared for the good times and the bad for they will surely come? Can we weather the rough seas that will face us? … Continue reading

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Mail Carrier

The cold wind accosts me chilling me to my very bones. The mail delivery price.

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2012 Arrives

The new year has arrived on the wings of promise and perhaps a little lust and revelry for so many wish this New Year be brought in with a bang instead of a whimper.

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Thank You!

 Thank you Lauren at http://lscottthoughts.wordpress.com for this award. This award belongs to those who believe, who always Survive the day and those who never stop Dreaming, for those who cannot quit, for those who keep trying and if you’re in … Continue reading

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Words For The New Year

I present some haikus to entertain and perhaps make you think…   Fireworks dot the sky Lighting a new path of glory The new year has begun.     A brand new year’s start Heralds celebration/reflection For changes or not? … Continue reading

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