Monthly Archives: August 2012

Beauty

The Spirit whispers across the waters: An egret crouches low with its feathers. The snap of a large fish’s tail Disturbs the quiet of my malaise. A turtle suns himself in the haze. Dragonflies hum their bladed wings Over tongues

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When the Walls Are Closing in

When the walls are closing in And you turn and find a friend Who helps when you’re struggling, You know there’s a purpose in All that you’ve been laboring.

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The Medalist

They reach the highest stoop As ventured by us all. The world plays their honored anthem And medals them with gold. But some of these victors Will never win life’s crown For their victory is hollow, And won for looking

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