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2017: The year after a championship

2017: The year after a championship 2-10-17 February 14th, pitchers and catchers report Sunshine descends on spring fields in Arizona Glorious big skies stretch out, eyes open wide Blue and bright, beckoning, vastness An ocean of hope and dreams Still … Continue reading

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I am American

I am American 2-10-07 I would like to share a facebook rant I recently posted. I don’t like posting my political thoughts often, but sometimes, I just can’t help myself. The world is in a volatile place right now. So … Continue reading

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All the world sleeps

All the world sleeps 1-19-16 Nothing makes a sound Nothing moves Silence in my head Cold outside Is it very late? Or very early? All the world sleeps What are you doing? Here I’m wide awake Sounds come in Heater … Continue reading

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The ultimate gift

The ultimate gift 1-27-17 Friendship is the ultimate gift Give of yourself freely without benefit Sacrifice part of yourself Be there for them when they want to quit Unconditional love is the pinnacle The reward that is given, so humbled … Continue reading

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Rays of light on a cloudy day

Rays of light on a cloudy day 1-13-17 Rays of light on a cloudy day Cut so bright through the gloom Splintered beams of sunshine Save your day from certain doom Take that soggy feeling Stuff it somewhere far away … Continue reading

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New day

New day 1-19-17 Clear your mind, get rid of everything Only let in good thoughts, feelings Breathe in deeply, exhale out All the negativity, all the pain It’s a new day, it’s yours to keep As long as you have … Continue reading

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Inauguration

Inauguration 1-19-17 This is the day that old things slip away This is the day that new things start This is the day where people get confused This is the day when fear departs Don’t bring your hate, don’t bring … Continue reading

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