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Miranda Pope

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· Heart of the Sky

Short Stories
· Still in Love


· The One That Got Away


· Children of Guatemala

· The Gift of Writing

· The Dance of Life

· Writing - and its Aftermath

· Let the beauty we love....

· The Spirit of Life Recovers

· The Creative Process

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  The Hospital
by Miranda Pope
Saturday, June 27, 2009
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Life as it is lived and loved.


She grabbed my arm and asked, "Will
You watch him while I go to the bathroom?"
A simple task and I stood in the doorway
To your room and his
Watching him, asleep against the pillows;
You, wrestling with the angel.
First it was lung cancer, she said,
Then emphysema, liver cancer,
Hepititus, it seemed the list went on and on.
And I suddenly saw us
Getting through this terrible crisis
To yet another nightmare time
Of pain, confusion, and impossible decisions.

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Reviewed by Frances Seymour 7/16/2010
Miranda, Such a great description of traveling between one sick loved one to another. I've been there and done that too! Blessings...Frances
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 8/3/2009
Very touching poem....heartfelt emotions sifting very strongly through your words.

Reviewed by Lois Christensen 7/26/2009
I been through a death of 2nd hubby through emphysema, not a fun time of it did I have ever, and always will remember his illness and how he coped with it better than I did with it.

Books by
Miranda Pope

Heart of the Sky

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  1. Carouselle
  2. Love's Fury
  3. Focus FOcus FOCus FOCUs FOCUS
  4. Meatloaf Matlack
  5. Life As I Now Know It
  6. More Than Memories
  7. Love This Side Of Heaven
  8. Taking it Slowly
  9. Thank You Baby For Loving Me
  10. trusting others...
  11. Today
  12. You & I
  13. Soft Spot
  14. Never Knew Your Name
  15. Momma's Boy
  16. your pure white sands...
  17. Everlasting Memories
  18. Unbalanced Relationship
  19. Soulmates we'll always be...
  20. I am so VERY sorry, Dad...

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