Category Archives: Loss

Doctor’s Visit

She hadn’t been to the doctor in years, Preferring the natural way. She looked him straight in the eyes and said, I’m just fine with surgery. You’ve waited too long, I’m sorry to say. Nothing can be done. You may … Continue reading

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The River

The words flow like a river from my pen Never knowing when they will come to an end I write about love, about loss, about pain I write about wondering if you’ll ever come back again I write for the … Continue reading

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The Informant

Embrace the pain, Don’t turn it away. It’s there to inform you. Copyright Suzanne Norton 2015

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Movin On

I’m spending my days writing.  Poetry ~about you, about us. About loss and love.  About special connections, confusion and pain. What have you been up to? Copyright Suzanne Norton 2015 (“Fun” piece about an all too short-lived recent special connection.)

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I’m Learning

I’m learning a lot about myself lately.  I’m learning what I like and don’t like.  What I want, and don’t want, in my life.  I’m learning that I get attached easily.  That I like attention and love.  That I like … Continue reading

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Risky Business

“It’s better to have lost in love than to never have loved at all.” What about the searing pain when love is lost? Is it worth the cost? For that powerful feeling of  love. What do you think? copyright Suzanne … Continue reading

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Commitment for a Day

On this day, I will pour out my heart in the written word. On this day, I will allow myself to feel all of the pain, and all of the joy that arises. On this day, I will grieve loss. … Continue reading

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