I am 44 yrs old. I have been writing poetry since I was a teen. I've been published through a journal called Cyber Rez back in 1997-1998 and I've been published by a online journal called Autumn Leaves where my Pen name is TaMapiya Wachi. I just had another poem published this last month called Deja Vu - a war vets story, by Autumn leaves. With a great possibilty of publishing several more through... more »
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In a body that feels not of my own
A stranger, I touch but I do not feel
It betrays me, it teases and taunts and intimidates me.
A part that leaves me in pain
Not just for a little while but
Each little moment, of my waking
And every nigh
Its invisible, it cant be seen.
My mind tells me one thing
My body tells me another.
A prison within myself
I yearn to be like each person I see
But Chronic pain.. and my body
Betrays those dreams.
Birth.. is a miracle
But a baby without a flaw is a bigger miracle
Missing limbs, extra limbs, ...