Drowning my sorrows


I’m drowning my sorrows

I told him today

they didn’t like it

will throw it away

*

It was  my best

masterpiece of life

What will I do

surrender or revive?

*

Here at the shore

up to my waist

The waves will assail

my hurt and disgrace

Thank you for photos:

Adirondack Dock : Dale Hilchie Mosen

Walking in the Water – by Enid Yu

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Thank you for visiting Moondustwriter. In 2019, we have an exciting project. We are developing elementary curriculum for Ugandan children. As a writer, it is a thrill to help children who want to learn. Along with the curriculum, we hope to develop simple fictions about Uganda for the children to read at school. Trust me books are in short supply. We will use our trusted story tellers: a butterfly and a lion to make the stories come alive. Stay tuned as Bethany and Me put pen to paper. I've been part of the blogging community for more than 10 years. Some old timers may remember the award winning (2012 Twitter Shorty ) blog community - One Stop Poetry. I was the (quiet) originator of the idea and co-producer of One Stop Poetry. I am a published writer, poet, artist and photographer. I have written, as well as edited, for periodicals, radio, blogs and fellow writers. There are many facets to this moon - thanks for stopping by.

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  1. Sharon, thank you for the whole picture. I eelcsialpy like the reflecting red part, and I love the image of you going away from the rain and to your CD-and-sewing haven. Here on Amorgos the tourists welcome the continuing sunny weather but the local folks all want the fall rain. Only after a good rain will the olives be ready for picking and pressing into the best oil we’ve ever tasted.

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  2. Oh, yay! This is the pic I’m working on! Your poem alclatuy made me laugh at how well it shows two completely different messages in the same words. One about the fire of fear burning as the passion of art, and another about anger over the way guys fall for that bitch’s fake appearance.

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