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On Being a Tree

That little bird is not a bird, but a fully grown woman, who often sat quietly dreaming of whatever she might become. Remembers a time in past when she called herself “a sister to trees, and a maker of stones.” … Continue reading

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On Tree of Life

On Tree of Life Watch myself climb carefully onto branch of long-ago other life. Shaky splayed hands wrapped around cracked bark, which still holds clear sparks of memory. See her there, woman I was, curled tightly on living room sofa. … Continue reading

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Song In My Soul

For The Sunday Whirl:¬†Wordle #200 http://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ umbrella, river, hopeless, petals, post, uncut, yearning, delicate, tiny, perched, blue, until And for Poets United:¬†Poetry Pantry #240 http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/ Song In My Soul Live beneath an umbrella of hope, though never really possessed one. … Continue reading

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