Author Archives: reachingthesun

A little light

  A little light in the darkest night, A flickering flame, threatening to cease, Is lighted when a little smile, In an ocean of indifferent faces, Creates a little space.   A gentle word in a flood of communication, When … Continue reading

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D’ya still enjoy doin it?

“A liberated woman is one who has sex before marriage and a job after.”- Gloria Steinem “Sex is logically impossible after marriage. You have to overcome the paradox of Not this again and Hey where did you learn that?” –Emo … Continue reading

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What do you think is worth fighting for?

“It has been said that something as small as the flutter of a butterfly’s wing can cause a typhoon halfway around the world.”- Chaos theory Do infants feel pain? Jeffry Lawson was born on February 9th 1985, a little too … Continue reading

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She…

 she gave up.  she let go.  she didn’t see a reason to keep fighting,  nor did she have the strength anymore.  so she let herself go.  let herself fall,  felt the weightlessness. beneath the closed eyelids, tears formed and overflowed, … Continue reading

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An immigrant family. A genius. An indifferent mother.

Would the bright child of an immigrant family who never had the chance to go to school make it in life? Would a mother who hung to memories of an adventurous night in a train with a man be happy … Continue reading

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Looking Christian, Acting Christian

In the world we live in Christianity is just another phrase, sentence or verb. It is associated with people of certain characteristics and behavior. In some countries, it may be associated with shame, in some with pride. It is associated … Continue reading

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I forgive you

For all the half truths and half lies Confessed, unconfessed, And everything in between.   For all the choices you didn’t make, Or made, When You couldn’t or had to.   For all the words that meant, Nothing or everything … Continue reading

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