31
December

Those Winter Sundays by Robert Hayden

Those Winter Sundays

Sundays too my father got up early
And put his clothes on in the blueback cold,
then with cracked hands that ached
from labor in the weekday weather made
banked fires blaze. No one ever thanked him.
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29
December

A word is dead When it is said, Some say. I say it just begins to live that day. – Emily Dickinson

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27
December

Untitled by Tim Jones

been fighting in the trenches toil and trouble,
someone pour me a shot in fact make it a double,
we can burn the world down to smoke and rubble,
i am out of this planet kind of like the hubble,
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19
December

β€Ž”Poetry is plucking at the heartstrings, and making music with them.” – Dennis Gabor

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15
December

β€œIn three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” ― Robert Frost

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8
December

Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy by Tim Jones

From Wikipedia:

“Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, also known as transient apical ballooning syndrome, apical ballooning cardiomyopathy, stress-induced cardiomyopathy, Gebrochenes-Herz-Syndrom, and simply stress cardiomyopathy, is a type of non-ischemic cardiomyopathy in which there is a sudden temporary weakening of the myocardium (the muscle of the heart). Because this weakening can be triggered by emotional stress, such as the death of a loved one, a break-up, or constant anxiety, the condition is also known as broken heart syndrome.”

Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy

the lifes of those in misery,

end up enacting acts of infamy,

the mystery of their ministry,

echoes all throughout history,
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1
December

A Heart Thawed

A Heart Thawed
by Richard Stephen

My latest offering on HubPages, “A Heart Thawed“, is a poem about a thaw after a prolonged freeze.

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