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Edward Ebbs

I have not written anything for a long time.  Like most of us, we have siblings and we have parents. My parents passed not too long ago, but the hurt came from siblings, embarrassed, what I thought was, was not.  Heartfully hurt, I have lost the ability to write a poem.  The energy, those little voices that would help with words are silent...lonely in some ways...lost a part of me.

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Date: 3/14/2019 7:32:00 PM
my heart goes out to you Edward as I too suffered such issues when my father died and I found out some harsh home truths about how truly mercenary my sister is - no contact now since we were in the lawyers in Nov 2015 - so she could inherit over me and mum:-( the only thing I feel for her is pity. thankfully I didn't lose my muse as starting to write poetry in 2013 has helped me through the worst 5 years of my life. Hugs Jan xx
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