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Mobile Phone

  I love the way this phone keeps us connected. I love the little device so much. Shiny and new and, oh so protected. Your thumbs brush over the screen While we sit here eating our lunch.   The way the light shines from your mobile - Bounces off your handsome features. I'd almost mistake… Continue reading Mobile Phone

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Duckie

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDFmRETqKTs   Duckie   Watching the boy across the gym, Dancing - making my way to him. His dirty shoes and pompadour hair. We'd make quite the dancing pair. What a prom it would be with him.   © Susan Reed   I never get bored of "Pretty in Pink" and would totally love to… Continue reading Duckie

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The Light

I The cave is so deep and dark, I don't know where to start. How do I get out of here? Faint sound of a screech - Screeching, Screeching - What's that sound over there? II Curiosity will be the death of me, Loud and splits the ears, what could it be? Light from its… Continue reading The Light

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The Perfect Game

Nestled into my comfy little chair, Graphics loading on my computer - Brother waits for me to join his team. Our rivals don't have a prayer.   Teams of two, here we are Arrogant player asks if I'm a girl. I reply, "Why, yes I am." "Lol" he says before we spar.   Sly little… Continue reading The Perfect Game

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I Go Back

Music tickles my ear Gentle like a soft feather Memories start to appear All my years, coming together.   Life so long ago, lost to the wind Trying to hold on to sixteen. Time has other plans as it sends Me to scene after scene.   Heartache after my first loss. Wind in my hair,… Continue reading I Go Back

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Death’s Knock

Death's Knock   Matter of my mortality raised, Understanding at a young age. Sightless stare leaves me dazed, Childish heart filled with rage.   Year after year has passed, As does those I adore. Life as well as pain won't last, Death's knock loud at the door.   For me, it will one day beckon,… Continue reading Death’s Knock

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Winter and Fall

Winter and Fall   Time. How you tick away. Seasons moving faster How I despise the heat today, Hotter than a southern pastor.   Eyes closed and I drift to another place, Manifest the cool wind in the air. Snow, bright and falling upon my face, Humidity no longer affecting my hair.   Cringing at… Continue reading Winter and Fall

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Four-Legged Family

  My Four Legged Family Day full of friction, Ends with my babies curled close. Wrapped around their paws. © S. Reed   This Haiku was written in response to today's Daily Prompt: Menagerie    No matter how terrible the day has been, these little ones make it all better. They're definitely a big part… Continue reading Four-Legged Family

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Lighten Your Burden

Lighten Your Burden   Living a life under barter, What would I first offer? Long list of services to charter, The first would be an author.   Needing a gorgeous portrait? Painted with absolute care? Perhaps a photo? Simply gorgeous! My skills do not end there.   Require writings in verse? We can strike a… Continue reading Lighten Your Burden

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My Daughter’s Soul

  My Daughter's Soul Seventeen-year-old Sami Abrams has been blessed throughout her life: an unbreakable friendship with Darius Levine, academic and athletic scholarship offers, life in the dynamic city of New Orleans, and a devoted family.  The Abrams have learned to stay strong together in their Christian faith despite how unforgiving life can be. However, when… Continue reading My Daughter’s Soul