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Haiku 1.14


a bird that flies has
to land and a man of faith
walks like a bird flies

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alslaff

Poet, Writer, US Army (Retired)

I dreamed of writing when I was a youngster. The love of books and writing may have helped to dull the pain of severe sexual abuse as I was sexually abused by two men at my father’s place of work from age 8 to 12 or so. I learned about this for the first time when I was 50 years old. So, as a boy, reading was the only place I had to go to. My fantasy world was better and safer than my real world. I loved reading and writing.
Reading books and writing poetry are a joy to me still and are an important part of my life. (See my About Me page on my blog for the complete profile.)

2 replies

  1. Well I was wondering when your next post would be. Somehow there is some kind of peace reading your posts. While you struggle with life (as we all do) most people express there struggles with complaints. While our struggles are different from the outside they seem to be the same from within. So to read your struggles somehow validates my struggles and then it is all ok.

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