The Empty House

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The Empty House
-Linda Lee Lyberg
The darkened house sits all alone
Across the quiet street
No longer anyone to call it home
As it waits in utter defeat.

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#Haiku 56: Deep & Water

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Rogue river flowing

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43 Cats

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Good Morning all-
 
This post is a bit off my usual posts of stories and poetry. But I need some advice. In particular this goes out to my fellow female bloggers. But male bloggers, feel free to contribute if you have any insight from your point of view.

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#Tanka: Hate & Pride

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A pride of lions

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Bawdy Girl

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Bawdy Girl

-Linda Lee Lyberg

They thought she was a bawdy girl
Roaming free from place to place
With not a single care in the world
Until she gazed upon his face.

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#Haiku 55: Dragonfly

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Basking in dawn’s light

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Dear Mom

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Patsy Ruth Clevenger 12/7/1928-8/9/2011
Dear Mom-
Six years ago today, I received an early morning call telling me you were gone. The nurse told me someone had been in to check on you, and they came back 15 minutes later, and your soul had moved on.
I read a lot about death in those weeks following. From what I read, the way you went- alone- was what many souls choose to do.
And while I am sad I was not there in those final moments, I know it’s what you wanted. If I had been there, I would have selfishly asked you to stay and you would have done all you could to do so.

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