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*Wishful Thinking*Anticipating*Wishful Thinking* by *Delice1941
Pristine snow gently falling
Trees with white burden.
Intemperate ocean winds
Grey skies and rainfall.
Almost Icarusi. There were days when I could hold my breathAlmost Icarus by ~neonsquiggle
my fear would tiptoe back
into the empty spaces between my fingers
and where my wisdom teeth used to be.
ii. I broke my ankles trying to dance with you
and that should have been a warning
but the x-ray machine said I could still fly
so I grew wings and hobbled back
home to you.
iii. It makes sense that Mercury
was the god of poetry and thievery and boundaries,
because words were always more beautiful
when they were captured and kept
in between ink and paper,
and the heartbeats they spun
were not so palpable an ache.
iv. I was always told flight
wasn't an option unless you ran headfirst
but they never told me
that to taste the sky
I had to stop licking my un-wounds,
the parts of me I thought were missing --
empty spaces that never meant
I wasn't w
RainOnce upon a time,Rain by *GrinlessCheshire
(Because isn’t that how all stories begin?),
The earth was a barren and dry wasteland.
With nothing more to grow on it than sand and rocks.
The folks who lived here liked this just fine.
Plenty of room to walk until you were so tired all you could do was lay on the ground and sunbath.
And once upon this time,
There lived a very small girl.
Not because she was particularly young, in fact she was as old as the sand dunes,
She was just small.
Her name was Blue.
This was because she loved to stare into the sky and marvel at its color.
She decided she liked it so much, it would be her color too.
Everyone mocked her for this.
They found her navy skin and aqua hair silly.
And so they said so.
Blue never thought much of this, but her brothers did.
They thought constantly about her strangeness.
And worried that her strangeness might rub off onto them.
Their friends had told them it would after all.
Their parents had told them that was silly afte
half-waking visions, and deepest moodsBreaking news: "Practice going to pieces without falling apart," scientists say. Scientists claim lack of emotional intelligence is responsible for trillions of dollars for disease-care caused by "disrespecting an education about how to handle emotions. Or...energies...within us...or that we access..."half-waking visions, and deepest moods by *TicklishRevsaw
"Parents usually teach their children to deny or insult parts of themselves that carry tremendous amounts of emotional intelligence. Many parents don't even know how important their children's dreams are, and have no education in how to talk with them about their emotions or dreams."
- from the peer-reviewed journal, "Rationalists for a Fun, Intuitive, Joyful Existence", Liu X, Wang M. Molecular Neurodegeneration. 2012;7(Suppl 1):S15
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