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Reunion

My heart ached in your absence, Senses longed for you. I imagined what it would be like. At last I saw you, Wearing my shirt. You came to me and held me close. And in…Continue readingReunion

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Injustice

You coaxed me out, Drew me in. I opened my heart to you. When you were done with me You cast me away, Left me exposed.Continue readingInjustice

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Burnout

There is a tiredness that seeps into the soul. Not a lack of sleep or some physical exhaustion; No, this weariness originates in the mind, From which it stretches forth, Penetrating the deepest recesses of…Continue readingBurnout

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Sidewalks

When I am on the sidewalk I sometimes wish That a truck would hit me In a tragic accident. Saving me the trouble The guilt The responsibility Of doing it myself. I will do it…Continue readingSidewalks

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Reduced

I used to make you feel safe,Encouraged you to share,To trust me.Somewhere along the wayWe switched places:I became the same as everyone else.Continue readingReduced

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Collage

I collected the invitations To events I had missed: Weddings, showers, parties All unattended, reply cards unsent. Their photos covered my wall.Continue readingCollage

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Dissimilar

I opened my soul to you,Shared my secrets. You listened and smiled,Told you me you were similar.Knowing all the whileYou were not.Continue readingDissimilar

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Liability

I let myself Be drawn in,Relaxed my guard.But yours was still up.Continue readingLiability