Tag Archives: metaphor

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support the ones around you

will we remember

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brand new poem…
on one of the subjects that come back to me so often I wrote this on Christmas night…

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page 3 from my debut poetry collection “paper heart” now available for purchase on all global Amazon sites and most major online book retailers.

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page 45 paper heart…
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my deepest gratitude to @breakingegg for the beautiful illustration she created for me. it was supposed to be one thing but she made it everything.
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And it is so appropriate as I remember my mum today on the 20th anniversary of her passing.
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in twenty years. I have found nothing will fill her void. but as with grief coming in waves happy thoughts also wash over me to deal with the bones that bend.
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I’m choosing the happy thoughts today even though the memories of her are fading… my cheekbones are reminders she was real… And she left a piece of her just for me.
illustration by Miranda Sheh of @breakingegg.

cheekbones

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page 45 paper heart…
.
.
.
my deepest gratitude to @breakingegg for the beautiful illustration she created for me. it was supposed to be one thing but she made it everything.
.
.
.
And it is so appropriate as I remember my mum today on the 20th anniversary of her passing.
.
.
.
in twenty years. I have found nothing will fill her void. but as with grief coming in waves happy thoughts also wash over me to deal with the bones that bend.
.
.
.
I’m choosing the happy thoughts today even though the memories of her are fading… my cheekbones are reminders she was real… And she left a piece of her just for me.
illustration by Miranda Sheh of @breakingegg.

cheekbones

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page 45 paper heart…
.
.
.
my deepest gratitude to @breakingegg for the beautiful illustration she created for me. it was supposed to be one thing but she made it everything.
.
.
.
And it is so appropriate as I remember my mum today on the 20th anniversary of her passing.
.
.
.
in twenty years. I have found nothing will fill her void. but as with grief coming in waves happy thoughts also wash over me to deal with the bones that bend.
.
.
.
I’m choosing the happy thoughts today even though the memories of her are fading… my cheekbones are reminders she was real… And she left a piece of her just for me.
illustration by Miranda Sheh of @breakingegg.

cheekbones

Standard
page 45 paper heart…
.
.
.
my deepest gratitude to @breakingegg for the beautiful illustration she created for me. it was supposed to be one thing but she made it everything.
.
.
.
And it is so appropriate as I remember my mum today on the 20th anniversary of her passing.
.
.
.
in twenty years. I have found nothing will fill her void. but as with grief coming in waves happy thoughts also wash over me to deal with the bones that bend.
.
.
.
I’m choosing the happy thoughts today even though the memories of her are fading… my cheekbones are reminders she was real… And she left a piece of her just for me.
illustration by Miranda Sheh of @breakingegg.

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would recite this but today my voice could betray me…
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happy birthday mama ❤️… page 122 from paper heart dedicated to you and daddy… because it always started with you two…

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would recite this but today my voice could betray me…
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happy birthday mama ❤️… page 122 from paper heart dedicated to you and daddy… because it always started with you two…

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would recite this but today my voice could betray me…
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happy birthday mama ❤️… page 122 from paper heart dedicated to you and daddy… because it always started with you two…