Family

History, that pile of dirt
First swept clean then
Deliberately mangled
Presented as truth.
We believe we know
Who we are until
The stranger comes to
Drop her bomb.
Now sift through debris
Of that which never was
Find a nugget of gold
Just one nugget
That is all I need.

M. Alcorn Wood
1 Sept 2014

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Categories: Family Secrets | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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  1. bret

    Thats interesting! You have an articulate way with words.Cant wait to read more!

  2. Well I finally got my act together and posted another today. Been pretty much under the weather.. 🙂

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