Anemia Acrostic 11

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Where is My Faith

Where is My Faith By Katherine B. Parilli Where is my faith, My unwavering trust in thee? Where is the power and endurance of my first love for you? Where is that burning passion that cannot bear to see your blessed name be besmirched so cruelly by the mocking throng?   All my life You … Continue reading Where is My Faith

Anemia acrostic 6

  This short acrostic poem is part of a series of acrostics inspired by decade long battle with the wearisome effects of chronic iron deficiency anemia.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Qd-PXqn_c8

Foolish are My Hopes and Silly are My Dreams

This is a rather sad poem inspired by deep desire to find true love. With all my heart I long to find that special someone to share my life and my dreams with. But sadly, thanks to my battle with chronic illness, I fear that it has become a foolish longing that shall never become … Continue reading Foolish are My Hopes and Silly are My Dreams

How My Soul Does Mourn for the Changes That Have Taken Place In the World Around Me

Change is a normal part of the world. What is trendy today, is out of fashion tomorrow, the favorite store of the hour may be bankrupt tomorrow, and like a pendulum the political world is always swaying back and forth. But lately it seems like change has gone into overdrive as the whole character of … Continue reading How My Soul Does Mourn for the Changes That Have Taken Place In the World Around Me

Worn

Thanks to a long list ailments that include fibrillation, migraines, and chronic anemia, it seems that I spend most of my life tired, painful, and so deeply worn that some days it is all that i can do to drag myself out of bed and crawl my way to the sofa. Worn is sadly a … Continue reading Worn