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Trying to be gold

Trying to be gold, yet aware
that no matter how long
I manage to stay,
or pop into the hearts of others,
it won’t be an eternity,
not even centuries…

Copyright © 2021 by Georgiana Petec. All rights reserved.

Thank you so much Sherry Kappel for this week’s theme (Gold) and as always, the Chalkboard team, Kathy Jacobs and Harper Thorpe, for making this possible.



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Georgiana Petec

Words, my trusted allies, written when you couldn’t be spoken, now for other voices to read you— I welcome you here.