Tag Archives: Trust

The Opening

I’ve opened the door for you. You’re welcome to stay. We can climb trees and eat cherry pie. I’ll hold you when you need to cry. There’s room in my heart now. And in my home. I am grateful to … Continue reading

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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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Now . Here

Now.  Here.  Needing to be creative.  To sit staring out at the open space beyond the balcony door.  To hear the birds.  Feel the breeze.  Today is a day that beckons me to connect with nature.  I move closer.  Sit … Continue reading

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Again

He always said he was sorry. She always believed him.   Copyright Suzanne Norton 2016

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Share Your Soul

When I allowed him to see my weakness, he told me I was strong. Copyright Suzanne Norton 2016

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The Opening

I never opened up my soul to you. Now I unveil  it all too soon. Each time the sense of trust,  so coldly ripped apart Leaves jagged little shards, wedged deep into my heart. They penetrate a little less, with … Continue reading

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Trust

I want to show you the love you’ve always deserved. But how do I know you won’t desert me like all the others? Copyright Suzanne Norton 2015 P.S.  I invite you to add two of your own lines to this … Continue reading

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