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Let Down Your Guard

Let down you guard, They said, And speak. Did they not know How hard I worked To build that dam And make it watertight? To bury thoughts and feelings, And memories too hard to face? That letting down my guard … Continue reading

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Words Unheard

Between the words That are spoken, Are the words That are meant, You have to Listen carefully, And then meaning Is lent, To turn of a head, Or the twitch of an eye, To the flicking of hair, Or an … Continue reading

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Talking, Squawking

What if we all woke up one day, And couldn’t think of things to say. The World would be a quiet place, With silence stretching into space. We’d look at one another confused, Or maybe just a bit amused. What … Continue reading

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