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Winter Has Come AgainWhoosh
The wind howled, rusting the leaves on my branches.
Summer had passed and autumn is soon away.
Tinkling with a white brilliant, winter has come again.
The muskrats busied themselves to prepare for winter's bit show.
Food stored and homes warmed, they sat at their front door, waiting and watching...
The dance of the snowflakes began.
Icy crystals flew at me, digging like daggers into my skin.
Creaking, I swayed, weaving solemnly in the cool winter atmosphere.
Leaf after leaf blew out into the wind,
Captured by the power of winter.
One followed another; the rest kept going.
Another winter has come again.
The leaves flew and followed through another year.
Yet they left me
Just silently waiting.
Hath No FearGiving yourself completely up to fear is kinda like falling in love: You can't pin point exactly when it started and by the time you realize that you are surrounded by that sensation it's already game over. Just like the image of the person you are in love with starts creeping out from every unexpected corner, fear never leaves your side when you give it a welcome stay. After a restless sleep, it starts beating anxiously in your heart the moment you wake up in the morning and commands all your thoughts and actions throughout the day. It is nothing short of a prison, except you are the only inmate and the warden never takes a break. Ever.
I do not exactly remember when I let fear occupy my being but I remember the exact moment when I realized I was ruled by it. It was late in the afternoon, everybody was out there 'getting busy living' and I had locked myself inside my bed half awake, not particularly finding any valid reason to get out of it. Then I was awakened from a nightmare by my
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