The Camel ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/9/2020

The Camel ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/9/2020
The Straw That Broke The Camels Back 7/9/2020

Pain shared is pain halved, it's cool to listen, but at times, we have to limit the amount of what we hear and bare to take care of our precious self. This was inspired after listening to a friend say, "I can't take one more thing, not one!" As I…

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An Old Forgotten Photo ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/8/2020

During the COVID-19 Virus, I’ve been struck with a cleaning virus, not to make light of the situation, but it’s a bit much even for me.   Going through drawers, I found a picture of Howard, my biological father. He left for “greener” pastures when I was 5, new love,…

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Things That I Have Learned Since COVID~19 by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020

Things That I Have Learned Since COVID~19 by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020
Stick Figure Me 7/6/2020

These past months have been a time of reflection and self awareness, here are some of the things that I might have known about myself before, but more so now. Drawing is a talent and takes practice. Learning to speak Portuguese is nearly impossible. People who can speak two or…

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My Cat And The 4th Of July ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/3/2020

My Cat And The 4th Of July ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/3/2020
Basura 4th of July 2020

Upon this calm night, Basura cat came to me, Asking about our land of liberty As she looked up at me, eyes filled with cat tears I thought back to all of my long ago years. “As a child, I always loved this land of mine My neighbors have always…

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There Was A Time ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/1/2020

If we had to take off one article of clothing for every statement we said that wasn’t true, would you continue to talk? There Was A Time ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/1/2020 There was a time that Doctors didn’t wash their hands between procedures, it caused death and disease, but…

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Me and My Cat at 3:35am ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/1/2020

Me and My Cat at 3:35am ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/1/2020
Basura and Me 3:35am 7/1/2020

Sleep is as illusive as the breath of an angel upon this night The leaves are chatting amongst themselves as the moon smiles Restless with the world, roaming from room to room Too early for coffee, or is it too late for tea? Thinking about a friend whose daughter just…

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My Conversation With Sofia ~ by Katrina Curtiss 6/30/2020 8:15pm

Sofia is my best friend, my flatmate, my family. She is from Portugal, a place where due to COVID-19 she cannot go. She usually travels home this time of year to visit her family and friends, now she cannot. I find her observations of my country insightful and at times,…

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I Feel ~ a short something by Katrina Curtiss 6/30/2020

I'm passing time just writing, pondering, trying not to read the news ~ and this is what happened. If you'd like to add something, feel free ~ I Feel ~ by Katrina Curtiss 6/30/2020 I feel like I'm walking in circles trying to find a corner. I feel like someone…

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Kat-Servations On A Monday ~ by Katrina Curtiss ~ Random Thoughts ~ Too Much Time Alone.

Kat-Servations On A Monday ~ by Katrina Curtiss ~ Random Thoughts ~ Too Much Time Alone.
My COVID-19 World View 6/29/2020

It's been much longer than I anticipated, this "Covid-19 ~ Stay at Home" time of life. If you're like me, your routine is upside down and inside out, I find myself walking in circles, with nowhere to go. The one place that feels familiar is the place where I write,…

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I Feel Like Cindy Lou Who ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/27/2020

I Feel Like Cindy Lou Who ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/27/2020
Cindy Lou Who ~ by me 6/27/2020

Let me have your imagination for a few And let’s pretend we are in the land of the Who Remember Whoville and the Grinch who stole? It’s a wonderful story worth being retold. I feel like a Who down in Whoville today The Grinch stole our presents away on his…

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