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Shawn Patrick Cormier

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· Necromancer - Sequel to NiDemon

· NiDemon - Sequel to Nomadin

· Nomadin


Short Stories
· Whisper and Warnings - Nomadin Chapter Three

· Of Witches and Wands - Nomadin Chapter Two

· Of Witches and Wands - Nomadin Chapter Two

· Play Hero

· Killing Time

· The Map in the Hall : Nomadin - Chapter One

· The Map in the Hall : Nomadin Chapter One

· The Sunday Herald


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· The Child Within

· Castaway

· That Endless Runway

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  Pebble
by Shawn Patrick Cormier
Wednesday, September 06, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.

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I think we've all felt like this at one time.


There comes the silent moment
I look back on the years,
The losses and the changes
That brought on all the tears.
My life's a single pebble
The tide takes from the beach,
Lost among the breakers
The shore is out of reach.
I drift so far from others,
My hope is out of hand,
And like that single pebble
Washed to a distant land,
I'm tossed back from the ocean
And lost among the sand. 

 


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Reviewed by Vesna Vanessa 8/22/2013
...am in sync with your train of thought..as are many others!
am saving this one ..thank you Shawn..

Blessings,

Vesna :)
Reviewed by Regis Schilken 2/16/2012
Sounds like the feelings of emptiness all of us have. Nice wording!
Reviewed by Carolyn Red Bear (The Bear Paw) 3/7/2011
Hi Shawn, So much more to that "peace" isn't there? Thank you for sharing this emotionally charged write.. =))

In Spirit,
Bear
Reviewed by Dawn Mullan 2/24/2010
Know these feelings all to well. Great write. Thank you, DL Mullan
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 7/20/2009
Yes Shawn, I have been there. Excellent write.

Anna
Reviewed by randy smith 3/11/2009
If you drop a pebble into a pond its ripples cross the pond. are not your words like pebbles, droped into the pond of humanity?rcs
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 4/30/2008
Tossed back from the ocean, but the ocean is so peaceful a place to me. You are not lost among the sand, you are revived and going on from your losses very nicely.
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 11/18/2007
i like this
Reviewed by Doug Jones 5/13/2007
truer words were never spoken
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/27/2007
very poignant write-i feel like i am in the lost phase right now--anyway, a well done write
Reviewed by jude forese 9/11/2006
a powerful sense of loss of control over the events in your life ...
Reviewed by Daniel McTaggart 9/11/2006
Yes we have. A very apt comparison.
Reviewed by Lady GoldStar 9/11/2006
I like it.... the words flow so well..~Lady GoldStar
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 9/7/2006
Yes. You are right. You express a universal human theme here, Shawn. I can certainly relate. Thank you for sharing this offering. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Susan Sonnen 9/6/2006
an excellent description of a feeling of helplessness...of being the recipient of whatever whim the fates might have

this is very, very good. it reads very well.

Susan

Books by
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NiDemon - Sequel to Nomadin

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Nomadin

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