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Literary Writers

Literary Writers write other people’s words, use successful people’s names, recall famous people’s opinions. In other words, to be considered a writer one must parrot well what has already been written to somehow prove one is well read, clever and … Continue reading

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Heart Sounds of Life

Hard to describe the sound of a happy fire on a chilly morning – like the sound of my heart when I have my head underwater, or wind through a cracked open window, air sucking in, flames bouncing, wood crackling … Continue reading

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Poet In The Tub

It’s not that easy writing in the tub book edges are wet, blue lines smudge but fluid inspiration is best written when it flows. Submerged in tepid water thoughts unclog and ideas gel, but by the time I’m toweled off … Continue reading

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The Play

The play ended on an unhappy note not how we wrote, nor as we’d hoped. But as the curtain dropped to the floor I heard the closing of a door and knew this drama had just begun, off stage right, … Continue reading

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Evolvement

We must evolve, we have to evolve or we will end up killing each other off as generations before us have done. We need to learn from our fathers, not emulate them. We must be who they were not in … Continue reading

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From My Serene Spot In The Woods

I send out love to my world healing for those we have wronged, peace for those who know only war and hate, strength for those who are weak and restitution for those who have lost all they valued. Lord help … Continue reading

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Cover Me

Cold, white snow cover me, in a blanket of purity with flakes of truth that are unique. Cover me so that I may rest untroubled beneath your softness, dormant, safe, undisturbed. I know spring will come and I will burst … Continue reading

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Drifting Snow

So soft and white and yet so cold, so quiet, light and yet so bold you influence the great and small, yet think of others not at all. If routine stops because of you no apology is due. You can … Continue reading

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The Enchanted Wood

Walking through the enchanted wood, where nothing happens but anything could. ©2018 Sharron R. McMillan

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Small Pleasures

May small pleasures touch each day and love be felt in every way, new adventures start today. ©2017 Sharron R. McMillan

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Poems In The Sky

A flock of geese leave their lake and take wing, turning to poems in the sky. ~Dr. Sun Wolf

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Beautiful Art

Pink brush strokes fanned over blue,  just right. Ships glide over light ripples of dusty grey velvet blended perfectly with shades of sunrise. A work of exquisite beauty fading into night. Traffic swishes past unseeing, uncaring, untouched by yet another … Continue reading

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Untold Truth

Like bad novels some people’s stories are half truth but mostly fiction, names changed to protect the guilty. Secrets hidden behind lies, deceit and pretense. Wasted stories with no ending at all, just more lies to bury the past deeper … Continue reading

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Thwarted

  Like an opera star who trips on the top step of the stage, or a pianist who sits at a locked piano, a guitar with broken strings some stories will never be told because truth is too scary, uncertain … Continue reading

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Wolf Moon

In and out the waves, catching me in their flow. In and out the sun, melting my heart as the snow. In and out the moon, changing my mood with its glow. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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