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Gears ⚙️

If you wait long enough Time’s gears turn all to level Grinding mounts to sand Filling dim vales Allowing us pause on the flats To scoop and count the grains In brighter light ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my writing … Continue reading

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Rust

The days flow like water In rushing torrent and drip alike Carrying me ever onward to desert seas Where I’ll rust away in drought To join the dust of ages ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my writing by buying one … Continue reading

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Shells

We crack open Shells of time Feast upon the meat And laugh at the timeless void ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my writing by buying one of my poetry collections from the Kindle store. Thank you! 2016: Poems from a … Continue reading

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Loaves

Cosmic millstones grind time to flour For loaves of a lifetime Leavened with moments unforgettable Some feast Some famine Some leave crumbs Some let moulder Some cut Some tear Some drench in honey Some soak in oil But none gaze … Continue reading

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Fossilizing

Time does drop Like rain upon the forest To grow fern and moss Upon seeming immutable land Until it washes us to the ocean Fossilizing our moments Under seas of eternity Which in time will evaporate Until all is still … Continue reading

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Understanding

What remains unspoken In perfect understanding Will be forgotten In the dusts of time ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my poetry by buying a poetry collection from the Kindle store! 2016: Poems from a Year of Change Uncertain: Poems About … Continue reading

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Bedside

I sit bedside At vigil for the future And see myself In every shallow breath The numbers record Yet the tale is not yet told The countings matter not For the balance always accounts ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my … Continue reading

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