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Twine

As we twine our desires I wonder Will we braid a rope to bind us together Or will we fray Into loose ends yet again ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my writing by sharing it with others with attribution and … Continue reading

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Shadows

Words are words Shadows of thought and feeling Yet they tug at us like gravity When from our lover’s lips ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my writing by sharing it with others with attribution and linking back or buying one … Continue reading

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Decides

The power of love Is stronger than duty Yet duty decides While love falls inexorable In answering the hardest questions To catch or let go In duty to ourselves or others ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my writing by sharing … Continue reading

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Tourniquets 🗡

The beautiful children We never had together Frolic through my mind In those rare flights of fancy When I wonder Why the truth scared me And I pushed you away Until I remember I was myself still a child And … Continue reading

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Weird 🔮

You’re so weird She used to laugh At my desire I didn’t understand But she indulged Until I realized Far too late My desire Was my need But when you’re twenty-two You think you know Everything And it’s only now … Continue reading

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Decisions

Could old poor decisions be unmade And not rattle my bones in dotage Or would poorer choices have been made Leaving me shipwrecked upon unhappier shores For youth’s fount of happiness boils dry in summer bonfires In fleeting bacchanal moments … Continue reading

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Stay

If you leave Leave for yourself If you stay Stay for yourself Because no matter who you’re with You have to live with yourself ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my writing by buying one of my poetry collections from the … Continue reading

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