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For Orlando

July 5, 2016 10:07 pm0 comments
For Orlando

Prayers fall distant from that endless ‘stairway to heaven’. The dead’s voices now only echo history. Mothers who remain, will never again caress their child’s face. Now, there is only coldness, where once warmth filled that touch. How many more words in vain must we speak, just to watch them […]

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Days to Forget, Always Remembered

April 1, 2016 7:43 pm0 comments
Days to Forget, Always Remembered

It was a fledgling morning, the day we escaped. Sirens startled us awake, united by the haste of feet, and what signalled the sharpness of gunfire. Hurriedly, we fled with tear in wind, and flicker in heart, until home was but a fleck on a horizon of dust… Doors and […]

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The Other Side of the Fist

October 6, 2013 9:42 pm0 comments
The Other Side of the Fist

A hurtful comment… a threatening gesture… a shove… a slap in the face… a punch in the stomach… a trip down the stairs… a knife in the throat. Who is the perpetrator? A stranger…an associate… the local thug… your husband… No it’s your wife! Domestic abuse against men is a prominent issue […]

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Sleeping With Dreams (Part Two)

July 1, 2013 1:00 pm0 comments
Sleeping With Dreams (Part Two)

Like everyone else, I’m a dreamer. Bearing this in mind, I have separated the interpretation of dreams and nightmares. Dreams are a representation of what we expect to get out of life. As for nightmares, they signify one’s fears. Labeling one’s good and bad dreams as dreams and nightmares, is […]

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