My Heartache

I sit staring out the window; I admire the beauty, the decrepit.  The joy, the horror of life. What is my heart telling me?  What is it speaking to me?  What am I feeling?  Oh so much Colors changing, dying leaves.  Emotions from people from betrayal, like a paring knife Animals scurrying to gather nuts…

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The Primal Scream

A little girl screams into the darkness; does anyone hear her? Does anyone even care?   Does anyone comfort her in her pain? A woman weary from work finds a note; mind races like on fire She sees her homeless past in an echo of her mind Five steps forward, ten steps back; caught in the crossfire…

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TADA! I’m moving in….

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Rebuilding

I wanted to alert all of my followers, I gave myself a present – an upgraded site on WordPress.  Once I figure out the design and get it the way I want it, You’ll be seeing posts coming from there. Oh, is this going to be a project….  

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And Then…She Jumped

A nightmare had long begun; the mind was being stretched and twisted One year?  Three?  Ten?  God only knows how long she had been holding on Holding onto what?  Faith?  Inner strength?  Determination?  Or was she already afflicted? Not knowing.  Not understanding.  Not seeing the signs.  Reality has gone Culminating in an altered state so…

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Reflections in the Broken Looking Glass

I’m selfish, impatient, and a little insecure.  I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle.  But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best. –Marilyn Monroe These past days, weeks and months have taught me a great deal…

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Dance of the Snake

It always begins… with…. a strike of a match…. the strange smell like gasoline….                The flick of the wrist to douse the flame from the match…. But? The end of the cigarette is lit.  It just…burns.  It doesn’t…do anything Wait!  The smoke!  It’s a single string into the air…

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You Feel Like You Just Wanna Give Up

“Good morning ABC Company how can I help you?” And there the day begins on this final day of the month What’s so special about this day above all other days you ask? It’s special for one reason above all – it’s called “END OF MONTH” Trust me, mes amis, in sales and distribution, this…

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Commitment

Honestly, I don’t know how I got started in my love of writing.  The written word, I could listen to.  But for me?  Writing it made me feel alive, free as if I was running through the open fields of my family’s farmland outside of Santa Margarita, California.  Ranchland would run for as far as…

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Liar Liar Pants on Fire…

“Never support two weaknesses at the same time. It’s your combination, sinners, your lecherous liars and your miserly drunkards who dishonour the vices and bring them into bad disrepute.” —1954 The Matchmaker Act 3   “Great liars are also great magicians.” –Adolf Hitler According to some fellow named Webster who wrote this great best-seller called Webster’s…

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