Tag Archives: aches & pains

Proprietary Rites

PROPRIETARY RITES   These aches, these cruel crucifying pains do not belong to me – today they own me, clamping my lower limbs in their psychotic embrace. Through throbbing knees and tiresome aching hips they pour out scorn on all … Continue reading

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For These Small Mercies (we proffer thanks)

For These Small Mercies (we proffer thanks)   Today, so far at least, is one of gentle shattered-ness; welcome relief from yesterday’s griping pain and aches. An ever present undertow, of generalized discomfort, still leaves the space for a richly … Continue reading

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    RESTLESS     shattered but even so muscle mind and bloated intestines resist   the urge to sleep each yawn stifled by fear   of what new ailment will inhabit this aching hulk of flesh skin and bones … Continue reading

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