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susan-marie-schulhof's picture
Dec.30.2013
                                                  Marcus Aurelius said, "How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it." It is so true that...
mya-speeks's picture
Oct.27.2013
Hollowed echoes oHollowed echoes of misfit  Misprints Unfinished sentences Half thoughts Reminders Replay  Misguided  Making me unfit to represent  Any semblence of heaven sent Pushing down fingers Past esophagus lining  Wretching tears  and words  given without...
mya-speeks's picture
Oct.27.2013
When I speak   My pain lives inside my voice In my tone In my words   I didn't realize  the stones thrown at me Fall from between my teeth   My tongue Exposes all the baggage  I thought  long let go   The tiny hurts drip from my lips   The too many lies...
bernadette-moyer's picture
Sep.18.2013
To Heal or To Hurt By Bernadette A. Moyer No one gets through this life unscathed, we have choices though, and we can choice to heal our hurts or to continue hurting and to hurt others in the process. Generally I am amused with the term “dysfunctional family” to say that any family is “...
tracy-ewens's picture
Aug.26.2013
  I never liked dodgeball in school. Actually, I only remember playing it once and I was slammed with the ball before I even knew what hit me. I don't like getting hurt.  Physically or emotionally, pain is not my thing.  I don't mind being physically sore or even emotionally pissed...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Jul.16.2013
July 16       Rounder       Back again, yes, that I see, but change is not the same as return.  What I know of you is your past.  I believe the past because I know it.  If there is a new you to meet that remains to be seen.  Even a chameleon sheds...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Jun.12.2013
June 12   Dido   Either I can have a bad relationship that I never wanted or no relationship and the painful isolation of having been lied to and deceived by someone who, in theory, should have been trustworthy.  You are off to war and I am agape not having realized until too late...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Jun.01.2013
June 1     I’m not Brian     I thought life was based on a system of ‘I will suffer and that will exempt you’.  Then I would be horrified when you suffered, after I had already done so ahead of you.  In an attempt to ease my dismay I would look to see who had broken...
cheryl-hall-russell's picture
May.29.2013
We brush by each other in the kitchen. Quickly looking away as if it didn’t happened. Polite, we never fight. We only seethe.   Years of hurt have created a barrier that clings like bubble wrap,  Safe unless punctured by sharp words or withering  looks.   Hands that needed no...
bernadette-moyer's picture
Apr.15.2013
We See the World As We Are By Bernadette A. Moyer Most often we see the world as we are and we don’t see this world as it is … two people can look at and experience the same things and yet walk away with a completely different view. How does this happen? For most of us our view of life and the...