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Love’s Tragic Life

Over its lifetime, love is always loud and wild. It knows no moderation, and burns bright, hot or icy cold. At its best it is the sunshine in the heart, but its fire keeps burning, even in the heat of … Continue reading

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To Love is…

Love wouldn’t be true if it was given in exchange or expectation of anything in return. To love is to give of yourself freely and generously, not expecting even to be loved in return.    

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Love, I Know What You Are

Though it is hard. All gifts are temporary. I unwillingly surrender this one. And thank you for it. God. Or world. Whoever it was gave it to me, I humbly thank you, and pray that I did right by him, … Continue reading

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One Only Needs…

Man braucht nur eine Insel Allein im weiten Meer. Man braucht nur einen Menschen, den aber braucht man sehr. Mascha Kaléko (1907-1975)  Jewish German language poet One only needs an Island Alone in the wide ocean. One only needs one … Continue reading

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Afflicted

Love songs make me cry Now that I learned the language Spoken in the heart.

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This Furtive Love

Tell me to get lost. Say you’re fed up , and mean it! Teach your eyes to lie. Don’t love me mutely, I can handle rejection, Not this furtive love.

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My New Companion

I am with the pain It holds me like a lover then bleeds from my eyes.

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Your Meditation Or Mine?

Things you said you liked: The touch of Damascus steel; Sand between your toes. Sensual, I thought. But now I use senses too, to temper the pain.

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Rain Will Always Remind Me

Two almost lovers meet under the falling rain One weeps, one just chokes.

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Meditation Fails

While minding my breath Meditating before sleep Heartbeat calls your name.

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