Tag Archives: dark

Fog

Every morning, I wait for the fog to clear. Every day, a shadow overwhelms me. I see clouds roll in and they block the sun. I know I have failed yet one more time. I have been alone for years. … Continue reading

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In the Cold

My life is cold and dark. I am stuck in a dismal swamp. I make slow progress. Without light, I see nothing. I forget my old joys. They are lost in the shadows. I watched a dove fly over me. … Continue reading

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A Foggy Night

Working near the bank of a shallow pond, I fell asleep into a cold, dark dream. Later, I slept in a foggy garden. I awoke with a sudden fear and slipped into the muddy lawn. My feet were getting wet. … Continue reading

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Moments

I faced the days gone by with silent sobs. The sad moments flashed by in my mind. I had been afraid of every future. I had no faith that I can improve. When I pray each day, a way out … Continue reading

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Hats

The hat is on the shelf alone. Long ago, its owner went away. The dust is growing deep. An angry breeze opens the door. Suddenly the lights go cold. Night falls like a stone. Waiting patiently in the dark, the … Continue reading

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Near Again

How will I see another bird fly? Their colorful feathers are gone. A mournful call is etched in my memory. How will I see another fish swim? Their sparkling fins have vanished. I see a distant splash and the ripples … Continue reading

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The Song Has Ended

This day ended with a flourish. I had been waiting for the song to end. This new world is foreign. It isn’t like other places I’ve been. The sky is dark and the horizon is lost. I am happy to … Continue reading

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