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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
Sunday, August 14, 2011
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Recent poems by Pia Shannon
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To be or not to be - the forever internal conflict


Tragedy was birthed out of
A shattered mind, split -
Dishevelled with the torturous
Knowledge of a life, neglected,
About to be cut short.
Complexity overgrown in an
Unripe vessel, Reason lost
A victim of shameful persecution -
Racked with bleeding pain, shooting
Unmercifully from the gods.
Corrupted mental anguish creates
Waves of aloneness – heavy
With self disgust as darkness
Sucks in the weary undefended,
A lost soul - talents wasted.


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Reviewed by jude forese 8/21/2011
powerful atmosphere ...
Reviewed by J. Allen Wilson 8/15/2011
But does the lst night mean that another morning shant arrive?
This is well written and deep.

Reviewed by Regis Auffray 8/14/2011
Your introspective sharing gives one a lot to think about. Thank you, Pia. Love and best wishes,

Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen 8/14/2011
well said, pia. any loss of creative potential among we humans
is tragic as we need all the help we can get!
peace & blessings,

  1. Life and a Love
  2. Australian storm
  3. Water Baby
  4. in honor of
  5. Learning Experence
  6. Free Spirit
  7. For Emily
  8. I'm So Happy
  9. Love It or Leave It !
  10. Blue Morpho
  11. I Wish I Could Tell You...
  12. His Queen
  13. courage
  14. Contemplation
  15. My Scars
  16. Your Own Nuclear Power
  17. Woodsmoke and Possibility....
  18. Morning Thoughts
  19. Repairing the Damage
  20. Traveler's Lament

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