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Apr.13.2011
Child Left Behind
Unwelcome to the World Birth announcements give birth to regretRegret gives birth to tearsTears give birth to violenceSlapping baby faces with stinging, icy waterEyes and mouth gasping for breathNo baby games, no little engine that couldPeek a boo lost with baby blankets, baby storiesComfort...
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Mar.16.2011
Survival ~ SeparationThey stand staring at each other amidst the chaos called the Tokyo Airport, she clutches their small son perched on her daughter filled belly.  Her boarding pass to safety is clutched in her tear trembling hand.  Innocence and toddlerhood allow their son to be belted into his...
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