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Since January 26, 2014
*Heart* 54 Community Recognitions
"Quando fiam uti chelidon, ut tacere desinam? perdidi musam tacendo..." Catullus, "Pervigilium Veneris" "when shall I be as the swallow, that I may cease to be voiceless? I have lost the Muse in silence..." "Poi s'ascose nel foco che gli affina Quando fiam ceu chelidon...a la tour abolie...Shantih Shantih Shantih." "Then he hid himself in the refining fire/ When shall I become like a swallow?... in the ruined tower... (peace, peace, peace)" T. S. Eliot, "The Waste Land Part V: What the Thunder Said"
something caught my eye, my throat, my attention
Rated: E
~28 Words
Experience, Relationship, Emotional
Type: Prose
Updated 9 years ago
to Comptine d'Un Autre Été L'après-midi [Nursery Rhyme of Another Summer], GEM's & Tiff
Rated: E
~61 Words
Children's, Tribute, Environment
Type: Poetry
Updated 9 years ago
Life is so short - it is all in how you spend it...an older poem I'm still happy with.
Rated: E
~33 Words
Spiritual, Death, Experience
Type: Poetry
Updated 9 years ago
    Rated: E · Other · #2042273
    contest entries and writing prompts - for funsies
    Rated: ASR · Personal · #2042126
    "...it will help me to think of a story,” said Toad.
    Rated: ASR · Family · #2016767
    “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” Maya Angelou
    Rated: E · Other · #2012944
    sundry and unconventional with a side of
    Rated: E · Other · #2012943
    An Eastern wind was blowing, once
    Rated: 13+ · Romance/Love · #2012942
    Love, they say, changes people...and, when it's gone away it leaves marks...exit wounds.
    Rated: 13+ · Other · #2012939
    These pieces are a little darker and full bodied than some of the others....residual heat.
    Rated: E · Religious · #2008465
    A container for my ponderings on the sacred
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