seasons

Autumn In My Mind

Temperatures cool to signal the change
clothing layers increase to acknowledge the same
leaves fade and trees grow bare
the vibe of autumn is clearly in the air.

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Sky

By TH So many times I wondered why no matter how hard I tried I just couldn’t see the sky….  Buried deep in a cell a feeling deeper than hell… Behind a steel door same cold concrete on the ceiling and the floor…  In my heart I know the seasons still change from summer to fall… The…

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Spring

By SJ The sun is moving higher into the sky, The days are bluer and brighter, The pigeons are happily in flight, The rains have been suspended, and the beetles will soon begin to emerge from their slumber in the earth. Not long now, And we will swelter, In the blinding “Washington DC” sun, That…

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Puddles of Water

By DC The sun blocks my thoughts But when it rains they roam free I’m a victim of circumstance Around people that don’t know me Maybe if they went through what I did Things would be different Mom’s working three jobs Youngest sis raising children I thought people was trippin When they said things’ll get…

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Season’s Sorrow

Many faces and personalities once here spread Now departed, missed along my life’s way Dear Summer, I thank Allah for you For with you comes shortened nights and longer days. Though memories fade I still dream of you And it’s as though you’re actually there But you’re not so I’m forever indulged in the pursuit…

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