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Vacuum

In a vacuum of time It all rushes past so quick When I’m doing nothing ©Heather Coldstream Please consider supporting my writing by buying one of my poetry collections from the Kindle store. Thank you! 2016: Poems from a Year … 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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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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