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Kate Faaborg's Writings

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Apr.14.2010
Diamonds on white Dazzling, gleaming Fresh falling snow Nature’s Bling
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Apr.14.2010
In the City By Kateryne 12/12/2007   Multiple paned eyes House fly-esque Seeing more than I wish to see Sadness, abuse, and violence Surrounds innocence Homeless man Missing one limb I wish sometimes Like you I did not see him Dark, tortured eyes Though in youth her years How easily they ignore her tears Give me butterfly wings And I’ll climb and climb Until...
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Apr.14.2010
Letting Go   Cling to it, Self respect, the only measure Un-True to yourself Desperately clawing at what ifs To somedays in blood red pools Lost in dreams filled with monsters Promises of one Without merit Whose life is based On lies Hidden agenda A hot air balloon Whose heat has evaporated Leaving you with the Heaviness of the outer shell Red balloons...
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Apr.14.2010
Two Father’s   Stunned into silence Tazored by circumstance As I dared think one death Different from another The man of my life, I Only a pigtailed Innocent Curious dark-eyed Straining expectantly Waiting for him to see me Waxen faced memories As he slept on satin white pillow His breathing stopped Although my eyes played tricks Sentry like I waited for the...
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Apr.14.2010
Imagine a day Where I did everything Right   Imagine a day Where you were Happy   Imagine the past Changed   Imagine the heart Intact   Imagine the eyes Dry   Imagine my lips Smiling   Imagine my mistakes Not made   Imagine a lifetime Lived
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Apr.14.2010
Fresh faced son of mine Gleaming black hair Future bound hope filled   Your skin taut Eyes green and curious A new day awaits you   My hope is in you Your brothers too As they wake up and live   I remember how slow The clock moves How time seems to stand still   For you for youth Nothing more than mirage Because the world spins   So fast...
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Apr.14.2010
Depression   It was over before I could catch my breath We both said things we didn't mean Angry bitter words Pain filled and black When I heard you say goodbye I expected to turn and see you standing there Expected you to hesitate Like times past when we fought And you said you would leave I cling to the rail where I dropped As the door closed behind you My...
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Apr.14.2010
A New Season By Kateryne   The trees are filled Spring with celery and basil Leaves filling what was Bare only a week before   Flowers of amethyst and baby Pink painted on covering Each little arm Reaching out and crying To be adorned   Tiny little bunnies Scatter like mice Or moles Running for their lives Past black circles Rushing in their...