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What Good are Tears?


I can cry with happiness or from pain.  My tears can evoke sympathy from you or pity.  They spring from my emotions, provoking emotions in you. How can I use them?  Seems a shame to waste such a thing; to … Continue reading

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Tears


Tears cut through yesterday’s promises Salt remnants build  forgotten castles Shattered covenant Deluge subsides Furrows heal Dreams resume Copyright © 2018 Penny Wilson

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Payment of Tears


I use them on the flowers That bloom in the dark. They spill down my cheeks And run rivulets across my heart. I taste the salt and wonder; The price seems so high. When will they be enough? How long … Continue reading

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