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Not Enough Anymore

Not Enough Anymore

Words can be quite lovely, quite magical and enticing.

They can be like the wings of a butterfly and shine like a million stars in the sky,

Or they can be like sweet honey in your mouth and for a moment so sweet to the taste,

Especially those three words “I love you”.

However, without concrete gestures, and acts it’s all they are, momentary magic,

And then the magic wears off and you realize, with a sad heart,

Words are not enough anymore.


Born in New Jersey, August 1965, this Italian-American has always had a great interest in music, particularly the Oldies, Country and Ethnic music, including Irish. For over 10 years Ms. Appello passionately taught ESL to students of varying ages. Grounded if her faith and spirituality, Katherine endured a range of issues, including a great deal of pain, which was finally diagnosed to be associated with Fibromyalgia. The essence and the power of music, of words, allow Katherine to overcome these struggles each and every time. We are all blessed to have Katherine’s strength, wisdom, and words to write “Pray For Me Tonight’