mtrujillo7587
Joined: Dec 2021

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Submitted Poems 35 total

The Tornado

I had a dream of a tornado
It was ripping through the town
My kids were on a Ferris wheel
And I could not get them down

I had a dream of a tornado
It got a little way too close
But in my dream I felt safe
While drowning in the chaos

I...

by Mary Helen Trujillo

added by mtrujillo7587
3 months ago

Distance

When distance lingers through time
And a warm touch grows cold
I try to remember when you were mine
How far does the distance grow

A sweet caress now haunts me
As I lie alone at night
There used to be such passion
Why is distance so unkind...

by Mary Helen Trujillo

added by mtrujillo7587
3 months ago

The End

Thank you for being here and for taking the time to remember.

Of the times near and far that we often take for granted but learn to treasure.

The end has arrived and what a joy it’s been, to have lived this life with love, laughter, and a...

by Mary Helen Trujillo

added by mtrujillo7587
3 months ago

She Is Me

My path begins where her path ends
She is me…..

Her long gray hair longed to be free
She is me…..

She wept when her story slowed
She is me…..

And I emerged from the chapter
I was born
She was me….

We walk together and alone
She...

by Mary Helen Trujillo

added by mtrujillo7587
11 months ago

See You Again

I just can’t sleep when you’re gone
I can’t breathe, life is just oh so wrong
But in my heart’s a special song
One I know will carry on while you’re gone
I’m going to see you again someday I know
Deep in the clouds I know you’ve found your...

by Mary Helen Trujillo

added by mtrujillo7587
11 months ago

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Thank you so much. This was written during a tumultuous time, and I am glad it still resonates.

11 months ago

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