Fascinated

I click on an ex-colleague’s Instagram post, and she appears in my dreams that night – a long-lost associate I’ve not been thinking about lately. Stirred memories? A person who stabbed me in the back and earned my hatred appears in dreams – asking for forgiveness or trying to mend fences. Is that a subconscious …

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Unbridgeable

others-centredness desire to communicate need for approval internal compass astray gaps with self -- unbridgeable     can I take a break? a space to be just myself touch deep truths within then find a ground to connect with you- but on my own terms   I look for your core untouched by imposed wisdom …

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Re-live

give some time to thaw-a still heart fibrosed in snow wants to beat againlet it feel the blood rushingthrough ages of callousness https://colleenchesebro.com/2019/10/01/colleens-2019-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-147-poetschoice/ https://colleenchesebro.com/2019/10/01/colleens-2019-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-147-poetschoice/

Drawing boards

creativity efficiency – are they different domains? I look at this magnificent concrete structure and think the architect has done a wonderful job. There were hundreds of people to support –civil engineers, technicians and labourers who implemented the architect’s ideas. Where does the creativity lie? It must have taken some imagination to put the bricks …

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #101

You made my week, friends! A BIG THANK YOU for all the good wishes I received. PROMPT Moving on to this week, here’s an image prompt…. Artist - Anastasia Elias Image Credit: Anastasia Elias The interpretation lies in your imagination. For the device readers which can’t decipher an image, what I see here is a …

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Hiroshima

The destruction was gut-wrenching, undoubtedly. What sets it apart is the will power to survive, regenerate, rebuild and be watched in awe by philanthropists, historians and others. I’m sure the souls who departed then, are back now in the same place – empathizing, commemorating, helping their brethren to live again. They are whole again – …

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