Tag Archives: growth


I can’t breathe I reach for the sunlight but your presence cloying choking blocking the light your immersion well intended my pleas fall on deaf ears love must be nurtured given nourishment and room to grow Copyright (C) 2019 Penny … Continue reading

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Falling Star

Burning brightly Resplendent and beautiful  Wings spread Flying among the celestial  Caught up in a world Too fast Quickly falling from grace  from the heavens In a rush to grow to experience This falling Star Flaming briefly only to die … Continue reading

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Don’t be afraid if things come undone.  Don’t be afraid if things seem like complete destruction.  There is no growth without some pain.  Keep growing! ❤

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Beauty Marks

Many not seen with naked eye  Just perceived nuances in a smile Some hidden purposely Under sleeves Faded with time barely perceptible to most Flaws give strength Love gives life Beauty marks worn proudly Copyright © 2018 Penny Wilson

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A friend in Need

I don’t usually repost something.  But recently another blogger brought this post of mine back into focus.  It’s a tribute to my Best Friend. Recently this Best Friend has discovered that with her illness, she will not get any better. … Continue reading

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Penny was sitting on the front stoop of the shack.  What suffices for her front yard is dirt.  There is a tire swing hanging from a tree branch. It is unmoving in the hot summer air.  She has a large … Continue reading

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A Lifetime Of Thank Yous

  How do you say thank you to someone who has always been there for me?  She has been my biggest supporter, my biggest cheerleader, no matter what I wanted to do.  She always had my back. This little woman … Continue reading

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