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Skirmish of Sins (Revisited)


I’ve battled Satan. He has invaded my slumber and pursued my days. With yesterday still ringing in my ears, I’m bruised.  Not beaten. Never beaten. Sinner or saint? Who should judge?  I’ve slain today’s temptations. Tomorrow. Tomorrow yields yet another … Continue reading

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Unseen


Originally posted on Penny Wilson Writes:
U – Unseen Head up, shoulders back. The water is a bitter drink, the air, like daggers tear at her heart. She pushes back; those unseen dragons weigh heavily. She has the resolve of…

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Warrior


She does not fear the battle.  Her battle started long ago.  She knows her worth and will not cower.  She will not compromise for their whims. She sees tomorrow for her daughter and her sister.  If she must go alone, … Continue reading

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Everyday Heroes


*On this Veteran’s Day, my humble offering of a small tribute to those that serve and those that have served.  Thank you. This man is a mere mortal of flesh and blood.  The light I see in his eyes is … Continue reading

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U – Unseen


U – Unseen Head up, shoulders back. The water is a bitter drink, the air, like daggers tear at her heart. She pushes back; those unseen dragons weigh heavily. She has the resolve of the Ancients.  Her battle will forge … Continue reading

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Modern Day Knight


One day in the dark of the forest, down at the bottom of that deep, dark well, he came to me. His arms, strong, but tender, raised me from the depths of that well. The blue of his eyes shone … Continue reading

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