My Mommy’s Birthday Song

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It seems almost ridiculous for me to buy a birthday card for you.  Two main; pertinent reasons why.   First, I’m a writer.  Second; and the most important, there is no card, or letter, or monument  created by anyone other than myself, that would say or express half of what I …

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The Bell Tolls


At the nape of your neck.. my pale fingernails linger in thin curls.. softly pressing you into my cheek.. your ear to mine.. around my shoulders you rest.. tender grazing on soft sheets..we wrap each other.. we hold and console carefully concealing one another.. tightly safeguarding… At times, I am …

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Broken Promises

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I never asked you to love me. But, you insisted.. You promised that you would be different. That you would love me unconditionally and not want anything in return. That your love would be so powerful that I wouldn’t be able to refuse.. For a moment, I actually thought you …

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Image Credit: Mrs. Oasis

With his whole hand he used to love me… then he let go. Now, all he touches me with is his fingertips.   Copyright protected by Digiprove © 2013Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under these license terms: X License Type:Non-commercial, Attribution, Share AlikeLicense Summary:You may copy this content, create derivative work from it, and re-publish …

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Love Me Right

Image credit: Michael D. Harris

I got rivers flowing through my breast…. Ancient rivers that Griots tell stories about… that babies suckle from that tiny toes dance through that Monks bow to I got rivers flowing through my breast Elephant trunks sip from Grandmothers bathe in Grandfathers are baptized in Love me right I got …

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