Tag Archives: memories

Memories Changing

Sometimes a memory changes what, at the time, seemed an unpleasant burden, over the years transforms to a sweet remembrance. I miss my dad’s smelly feet, my grandmother’s teeth in a glass, mom’s, “what will the neighbors think?” What I … Continue reading

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Bicycles

Wind whistling through my hair creating streamers of curls as I race down the hill, wheels turning faster, then faster, filling me with fear and delight. Speeding bullet this bicycle, I lift my feet as the pedals spin in a … Continue reading

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Pi-Ku Grief

death takes all grief hides sweet memories

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Faded Memory

I died today. Many cried at my funeral. A week later, someone put fresh flowers on my grave. My best friends and some of my family marked the anniversary of my death. Five years go by, and I am a … Continue reading

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Boardwalks

I miss the boardwalks stretching across wetlands, swampy forests, and hard-to-reach nooks. Sweet memories of slow, silent walks, sightings of moss covered turtles, alligators sunning themselves on river banks, blue herons, white cranes, an owl asleep in a tree. I’ve … Continue reading

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Rainforest News #21

Mouse on the road, run! Cars screetch, swerve to miss the mouse. Horse stepping lively. *********************************** I’m a ballon floating high above the trees. Which, pop or go up? ********************************** Swim in the river Eat sun-warmed watermelon Rocking chair memories … Continue reading

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