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In these pages you will find my original works of poetry.


I also blog about my life. Common topics include: parenting, gardening, cooking, baking, cleaning, decorating, designing, remodeling, mixed martial arts, current affairs, and of course my current work in progress.

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May 10, 2017

A dark blue sky, scattered white clouds.

A thousand different smells, a thousand different sounds.

Curious fingertips wandering along the wall.

Each step unknown, I'm weary that I might fall.

Unidentified surroundings, nervous blue eyes.

Lillies and Petunias wilt among your...

May 9, 2017

Revealing myself

So scary

Bars are down 

And I'm fairly

Certain what's beyond

Will be my end. 

The world can see 


My vulnerabilities. 

My flaws. 

There are many. 

How I'm almost 

Always anxious

And nervous

For interactions. 

How I think I must 

Look pretty to impress

Those around m...

May 9, 2017

A couple of pictures of the island where I was born.  My birth place.  In more ways than one.

May 9, 2017

Inside of me dwells a demon

It pushes me into danger

Impartial of consequences

But I know the possibilities

So I push it back.

Claws leave bloody tracks where it clings to me

I smile at its suggestions

But I can't give in

I can't act

So I keep fighting the demon

It will never le...

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