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Writing Heals: My Poem for Poem In Your Pocket Day

Silvia Sala / Foter / Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) When I don’t write words get stuck in my throat, tightening my muscles. They curl up in my lungs Making it hard to breathe a slow, painful … Continue reading

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Writing Words: a poem I wrote about writing

Silvia ViƱuales / Foter / CC BY-ND Writing Words There are words beneath my skin. Poems. Secrets. Memories held. They lie there, waiting for me to listen, so they can bubble up to the surface, ink on my skin-paper, released. … Continue reading

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Changing History: A Poem On The Power Of Writing by Cheryl Rainfield

Olivander / Foter / CC BY-NC-SA Changing History . . . I change history every day when I write. I draw up all the old wounds the pain that’s black with rot inside me so old and deep only my … Continue reading

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