Tag Archives: emotion

Living with Elephants… #cancer

My neighbour stood six feet back from the doorstep to collect the heavy box that I had been babysitting since its delivery. His eyes were fixed on the headscarf I use to cover my baldness. “We’ve heard you have cancer?” … Continue reading

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Out of control..? #cancer

“’Roid rage?” my son had asked. I had not been in the best of moods, and the steroids did have something to do with the general edginess that morning… although I am inclined, myself, to just lay the blame squarely … Continue reading

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In the Secret Place ~ Annette Kalandros #writephoto

I hid them carefully, The tokens left In the forest keep Of dreams sheltered Far too long from mists, Continue reading at Hearing The Mermaids Sing

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Under the sun…

“Thirteen thousand miles… How is that even possible???” We were talking about distances, my son and I, and having established that the Great Wall of China seems impossible, we then discussed the relative distance of the moon from the earth, … Continue reading

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Of Need and Desire ~ Annette Kalandros #writephoto

So very willingly, I placed my head into danger’s toothy mouth When I climbed the Pilgrim’s stairs– Until dizzy from the height, Continue reading at Hearing The Mermaids Sing

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Lost #midnighthaiku

Within fear’s shadow The mind walks a labyrinth In search of a light *    

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The Watcher ~ Annette Kalandros #writephoto

The guardian watches the sea, Waiting patiently For the return of old ones Who long ago slipped away Continue reading at Hearing The Mermaids Sing

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Words ~ G. Michael Vasey

Reblogged from The Magical World of G. Michael Vasey: All it takes is the right piece of music And the words, they come rushing out Spilling roughly onto paper In my head delivered as a shout The beat gives me … Continue reading

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Calm #midnighthaiku

Calm emotions waves Reshape the inner landscape Seek clear horizons *    

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A sense of home

I spent the afternoon with my great grandparents. The fact that their ashes were scattered to the winds over thirty years ago seemed irrelevant. My home, a place they never saw, was full of their presence as the years slipped … Continue reading

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