GRIEF, a poem

 

cat spring

It still comes

With the surprise of a cut finger

Sliced by a sharp knife,

Deep and acute;

 Or slashed by a dull blade,

Ragged and hurting,

The memory of loss.

 

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About Mollie Hunt

I am the crazy cat lady, animal shelter volunteer, Trekkie, and mystery writer. I live in the rainy Pacific Northwest and will watch any TV show or movie filmed here. Even though I am of a goodly age (sixty-something) I go to Star Trek conventions in costume and am not afraid to be by myself. I enjoy my life in the cat lane. Words to live by: Spay and neuter; Live long and prosper; Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference.
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