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Pia Shannon

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· Solar Eclipse July 2009

· Astrology and personal truth

· Imagine

· The Window

· Dawn

· The Ball

· Flagellation

· gone

· Knowing

· Medley of thoughts

· Crow

· Awakening

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by Pia Shannon
Monday, April 20, 2009
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Rebirth and reincarnation test us to the max especially when we discover ego...



The wheel turns down the

Dusty memories

Going back through timeless,

Waste -

Gentle is the silence,

Which blows

Through the crevices

Exposing, the lonely places -

That nobody shares.

The domain of shades,


In its reality,

Rich with dispassion

The wheel continues on its

Habitual track.

Tracing its journey not forgetting,

A single fact -

Remorse whips it fingers –

Eating the flesh as

Blood seeps through the burning ego

Consuming the pride that,

Carelessly lingers

Hoping for another trip.             




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Reviewed by Paul Nipperess BMin 4/21/2009

..... nice work, as always Pia ... !~!

Love, hope and faith be upon you.




Reviewed by Gianetta Ellis 4/20/2009
"...Which blows
Through the crevices
Exposing, the lonely places -
That nobody shares."

I really like these lines and the images they evoke. Your poem effectively conveys the human struggle toward growth/development/enlightenment - coming to grips with our "human-ness" while nurturing our spirit whose made its home in flesh and bone.

  1. Without imitating self...
  2. Knowing Not
  3. Hail Caesar...
  4. Whine & simian...
  5. Dem Bones...
  6. In Search of Virtue
  7. Blessings
  8. Turn of the Worm
  9. Be Happy While Ye Live For Ye'll Be A Long
  10. Is life good...?
  11. Uncounted
  12. Clearing my Mind...
  13. Branching Out
  14. Let There Be Peace - Lenten Homily
  15. Hoss
  16. A vivid imagination my only refuge…
  17. Darkness covers everything in darkness..
  18. The Examined Life
  19. Singular 1
  20. Sum of All Seasons

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