Monthly Archives: December 2012

Our December – A Poem

Precious black and white memories framed in rainbows of laughter, Your smile measures in chords Your colors surround me. Spring’s joy in your eye while Winter’s snowflakes tickle our cheeks with shivers of kisses, And your heart sings lullabies to … Continue reading

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The Dance – A Poem

Introduction – This poem was written while listening to Beethoven’s “Fur Elise”. What an incredible inspiration. Please be sure to listen to this classical piece before or while reading this poem. This is more of a story than a poem … Continue reading

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We Need to Talk

I am many things. I am a woman, a wife, a lesbian, an author, an individual with Aspergers, and I could probably think of many more things to add to that list. (I love making lists) Some of these things … Continue reading

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Moon Child – A Poem

A moon child at heart The sun stepped aside As she drew the stars To let her light shine Gretchen Leary 2012

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Homeless Angels – A Poem

Introduction: The art piece above is by Christine Leary (onceinabluesun.com) This poem was written and inspired by the song “Homeless” by Paul Simon with Ladysmith Black Mambazo. Please be sure to listen to the song before or while reading this … Continue reading

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The Box – A Poem & Dedication

Introduction: This poem was inspired by and written while listening to “Catch My Breath” by Kelly Clarkson. I encourage you to listen to the song before or while you read this to fully understand the meaning behind my own words. … Continue reading

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