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Empty Nest

* For my friend, Alex. The silken web, woven for protection, offers little against man’s caprice. Try as I might, I do nothing to soften my calluses. Shards of glass aimed at my heart, warn me of impending danger. Yet, … Continue reading

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Why do you weep, my friend?

Why do you weep, my friend? Don’t you know that all green leaves would die were it not for the scorching sun, and the beating rain? Would sweet music assail your ear if your violin string were slack, or if … Continue reading

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