Author Archives: Pat Cegan

A Happening

Cities planting food gardens on rooftops, people trading grass lawns for rows of lettuce tomatoes and beans slowly things are changing people are starting to care turning off TVs reaching out, helping others it’s happening everywhere. We may not yet … Continue reading

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Invisible

I’ve become invisible walking on crowded sidewalks where no one sees me and I see them less and less, too. High-rise apartments layers of life that do not see one another though they pass daily never making eye contact no … Continue reading

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Topsy-Turvy World

Shall we hold feet, not hands cry when we’re happy laugh when we’re sad have a funeral when a baby’s born a party when he dies Our world is getting more topsy-tury truth turned upside down illusions birthing illusions until … Continue reading

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Fairy Tales or Lies?

Fibs, lies, fairy tales half-truths, planned deception politics, media, marketing “Friends, neighbors, country men lend me your ear” and I will tell you another whopper! “But, Mommy, he has no clothes on!” One little child who told the truth how … Continue reading

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The Nearness of You

My thoughts bring You near No, You did not disappear for I feel You smell, taste, hear You tell me that You love me when my thoughts bring You near. You are by my side ever ready to be my … Continue reading

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Cotton Ball

Cotton ball, fluffy, light, airy a plant with a history of wealth and woe a puff of cotton can not be blamed for it’s how it is used that names the game

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Holidays

Days of repentance designated times for gratitude special days for lovers, mothers parades, picnics, bands and banners. The calendar is filled with special days commemorating all. Instead I recommend designating each day a special day in which we are grateful … Continue reading

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