Life Breaks My Heart

Life Breaks My Heart (Image thanks to GraphicsHunt.com)

Life Breaks My Heart (Image thanks to GraphicsHunt.com)

Life breaks my heart.
Life breaks my heart.
There it is land-sliding
Down my lover’s shoulders
When we discover his dog:
Dead in the backyard.

Life dissolves my heart.
Life dissolves my heart.
There it is flowing in the river
Of my mother’s tears
Because she can’t go home:
Yet. Continue reading

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Hangin’ on & hangin’ in

A blossom just about to fall on a foggy morning

A blossom just about to fall on a foggy morning

I’m having one of those days. I’m just managing to hang on. By a thread.

Here’s to everyone else out there who is doing the same. We are not alone. You aren’t; and I’m not either.

We’re going to make it through this minute, this hour, this day. Tomorrow will dawn and the fog will have lifted.

And if doesn’t lift by tomorrow, it will the next day, or the next. But it will. I’m not alone. You’re not alone. I’m here with you. And there are others too. Many others. Some, like The Belle Jar, who think they might not make it, but who hang in there with the pain and somehow make it through.

Hangin’ by a thread, and hangin’ on. With you. We have each other. Things are looking up already even in the eye of the storm…

English: Tropical Depression One upon being de...

English: Tropical Depression One upon being declared (Photo credit: Wikipedia)