29 January 2013

Small Stones- Day Twenty Nine


My body aches-
thank you free weights and pushups.

My eyes ache-
it was a productive day at the bench.

My hands ache-
I took a paring knife to the thumb earlier,
but damn, that was a good meal.

And my heart?
My heart feels just fine.


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"Give me life, give me pain,
give me myself again."
- Tori Amos


4 comments:

  1. sometimes the aches and pains remind us we are alive....damn 'em anyway....

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  2. you are wonderful, your work is gracious and I am grateful that there are artists like you in this planet that is so in need of love and sensitive people!

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    1. Thank you for the compliments, and for being here. <3

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