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poem 30 for jon

because you asked and you know I deliver– a limerick for you, my dear friend, whose open-armed acceptance of me as your third wheel is heart-warmingly beautiful.   You, who serve as a shining example that love and devotion are … Continue reading

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poem 29 for my mother

It’s your birthday today a day to celebrate your open-hearted kindness, tumbling laughter and giving smile.   I remember the day I first understood the madness of motherhood– knew the intensity of frustration and loss of control.   And the … Continue reading

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poem 28 for lasse

i remembered you yesterday the boy with a smile he couldn’t hide– the childish innocence running through the lines of your face.   like uncovering an old box of records, full of songs you’d forgotten existed– but to which you know all … Continue reading

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poem 27 on perfection

it’s always perfect when you leave and equally sublime when you stay.

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poem 26 on sleep

i can’t write tonight my head is heavy, nodding my body says:  SLEEP.

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poem 25 on words

if i could capture my moments with you in words– they would sing and sigh and breathe as no words have ever dared.   if i could call upon all songbirds to lift their voices in harmony and encapsulate the … Continue reading

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poem 24 another haiku

my heart hurts sometimes acknowledging growth is not without discomfort

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