Tuesday, February 07, 2012

unfinished

February 7, 2012
unfinished by Teri H Hoover


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Hospital Hallway
Montgomery Regional Hospital, Blacksburg, VA Feb 7, 2012



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It seems there ought to be another stepping stone of reflected light-
but there is none.




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6 comments:

  1. This post gave me goosebumps. Powerful and haunting...

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    1. Janet- strangely this floor did the same for me... Judy's comment below may shed some light on a bit on the surreal image. That and the fact that hospitals are a bit surreal all on there own.

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  2. It looks like a lap pool :)

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    1. You know Judy it really does... and honestly what is weird, but your words reminded me just how petrified I was, of the first indoor pool I ever saw. At 9 years of age it was decided that I would take swimming lessons. I was the last one in and was so relieved that my feet touched the bottom.

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  3. Teri, you inspired a regna from a memory, so then for the both of us (yes I played with the words torque, turquoise and days:
    Weds Feb 8, 2012

    torqu'oise ghosts haunting
    day and night - present
    just outside... your room

    blinking back my tears I fear
    memories of your last daze

    JP/davh

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    1. Jules- Hospital visits can leave you feeling much like the patients must feel. I love that you were inspired to share your writing regna here. xo

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