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Postby Moosewallah » Fri Oct 07, 2016 2:08 pm


A life full of frustration,
I used to have a brain.
Now frequent lapse of memory,
Then flashbacks full of pain.

A fair breadth of knowledge
Shot through with shards of glass
Which shred my mental processes:
Make functioning a farce.

A lapse of creativity,
Creation once gave meaning
To all the pain which haunts my life:
Now I struggle for real feeling.

Now it’s pain and intellection,
No spark of joy, no glory.
No tidal flow of verse
Which once gave meaning to my story.

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Re: Poetry

Postby LindyM66 » Sat Oct 08, 2016 7:20 am

Those words are an accurate description of how FM affects us Tony. Made me sad to read it.
I feel stupid sometimes, as I can't recall words, phrases. I'm forgetful. I have to write everything for work, down in my diary so I don't forget.
Some things I can't do anymore, but there are still things I can do - but differently.

Much Love
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Re: Poetry

Postby Moosewallah » Sat Oct 08, 2016 9:40 am

Thank you Lindy
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Re: Poetry

Postby Claire'scomfycorner » Mon Oct 10, 2016 1:48 pm

You've captured perfectly what it feels like to experience the symptoms of fibro. Very sad :(

Thanks for sharing Tony.

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