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I have rarely doubted my own existence; I leave that mind game for people more equipped for it. I do, however, have proof that I am I, so to speak.

(An island in the setting sun, after the bump)



lost inside a whirlwind
spinning faster than i can
not knowing where i stand
lost inside a whirlwind
worried dancing free-fall mind
puppet strings invisible but old
lost inside a whirlwind
reasons clouded judgments foul
endings forgetting beginnings pain
lost inside a whirlwind
beginnings forgetting endings pain
this ain't kansas toto
lost inside a whirlwind

She wrote this about me. There is no other Lia Whirlwind.

Just me.

Alone in the dark.

Don't be scared.

It's only fun until you die.

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  •  Tip Jar (2+ / 0-)
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    Joy of Fishes, davehouck

    Yes, I'm the real Lia Whirlwind. Do you hear anybody else screaming?

    by Lia Whirlwind on Thu Jun 13, 2013 at 08:36:41 PM PDT

  •  Thank you, Lia. (1+ / 0-)
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    Lost inside a whirlwind.  This resonates.

    (check messages)

    Dwell on the beauty of life. ~ Marcus Aurelius

    by Joy of Fishes on Fri Jun 14, 2013 at 03:43:32 AM PDT

  •  Within the whirlwind ... (0+ / 0-)

    ... find that place of calm;
    that center around which
    appearances fly,
    around which time hurries
    and space changes shape;
    that place of refuge
    from the storms,
    that place of quiet
    and stillness
    and peace
    and clarity;
    that place where the dance
    is effortless
    and joyful;
    find that place of calm,
    and rest there;
    find that quiet space,
    and breathe there;
    energy flowing,
    filling, rejuvenating,
    find that space of quiet,
    of simply breathing,
    of simply being,
    at peace;
    find that place of calm,
    and rest there

    Love one another

    by davehouck on Fri Jun 14, 2013 at 06:40:49 AM PDT

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