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I Remember Mama

Kara gripped Ethan’s hand and grimaced. The contraction felt like a knife twisting in her lower back. Pain radiated down her legs. Had Mama felt this much pain when she was born? More than anything, Kara wished she could ask, … Continue reading

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Fledgling

Little fledgling So smart, pretty Some feathers sprout later than others Each more brilliant than the last One by one you stretch your wings Testing the wind     With tears I watch Soon you’ll fly far away Return home … Continue reading

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