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Travellin' Fun

Can’t sleep.

Missing the sunrise and peeking over the balcony as early workers stroll by, conversing in native tongues over the rooster’s crow. Stretching out my legs and feeling the heat on my skin before daylight has fully broken. Stirring the perfect cappuccino — — under the latticed patio roof, flanked by lush vegetation and pretty florals. […]

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Travellin' Fun

On Love and the Islands

I sat there contentedly, stirring my cappuccino, and waiting patiently for Hubby and Big Girl to return.  It was his turn to get the crepes.  I had overeaten yet again, and this time Little Baby decided to stay in her stroller and sleep so I could sit back and enjoy dessert. I sipped and smiled […]

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Ravin' Rants

To my one and only

You’re the kind and loyal counterpart to my impatient, sarcastic, and cynical being You’re the voice laughing identically with and at me, because you share my silly sense of humour You always forgive me when I’m being mean and angry and pick on you when I’m bored You’re the voice of reason and stay collected, […]

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Ravin' Rants

break

Did you ever dream what you wanted to be, what you needed to be What you would do for ME? Did you ever give the envelope a shove, place yourself high above HIM? Did he slap away your hand as you drowned in the sand Bring poison to your place bearing an obscene face Delicate […]

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Ravin' Rants

on moments.

2:30 am.  Can’t sleep.  Sensing I am awake and turning slightly, Dani gently places her angelic little hand over my eyelids and says, “Close your eyes,” wrapping her arms around my neck and pulling my head down on the pillow beside her.  I lay there for the entire two minutes it takes for her to […]