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WHEN GRAY SURROUNDS A WEARY HEART: A #HoldOnToTheLight Post

WHEN GRAY SURROUNDS A WEARY HEART   Tired despite hours of sleep, my head sinks into the pillow Morning’s light gives no warmth or peace with its rays Only clouds of pointless dust in an indifferent world Rising is pointless … Continue reading

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OUT OF DARKNESS

Even the darkest night Is only a few steps away From dawn’s light And the warmth of the sun

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HOPE

Voices jabber around me like crows, spitting harsh, cold words. They battle over differences, snubbing those who are not the same. Invisible, I walk among them, whispering brotherhood. Lift one up, steady another. Silent, unseen, I plant compassion A spark … Continue reading

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PORTAL

Papa?” Davis looked at the child. Her pale face smiled as she lay in the hospital bed. Dark smudges surrounded her eyes, eyes bereft of lashes. Tubes and wires stretched from her to the bank of monitors that bleeped, dripped, … Continue reading

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Dragonfly Arts Magazine: Reflections on Life, Love, Trauma and Hope

Dragonfly Arts Magazine: Reflections on Life, Love, Trauma and Hope was recently published by Hope Works. Hope Works is dedicated to eliminating sexual and domestic violence in Howard County, Maryland. This insightful collection of poetry and art touches not only on … Continue reading

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Freedom’s Landing

Still propelled from his cliff leap, Ramone smacked face down onto a snowdrift only to look up into a maelstrom of flakes. Nothing but swirling white met his eyes. The sweat on his body froze into an icy sheen that … Continue reading

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