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Caitlin Balm


Rattle Me This


To shout or to keep it inside,
Of me, for what reason?
Rattle me this.
To reach for guidance or sit with quiet susurrations.
Guess, which would you prefer,
Facing nativity? Or the abyss –
Of emotions that lurk within.

Submitted: Thursday, May 30, 2013
Edited: Thursday, May 30, 2013

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We should just be happy with life, what have we got to lose?

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