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Strength

-   Strong like the mighty oak tree There he stands Standing straight and tall Firm hands to hold Love in his laughter Compassion in his eyes From dawn to dusk And back again Never he changes ...

By: maryruth | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 15 May 2017

Angel Face, A Life Cut Short

- The things I could say about my beautiful daughter, Katy could fill a small book, same as, I'm sure, any proud parent. Katy was truly a gift to me and I'd like to share with you who my Angel Face was....

By: bella685 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 09 Sep 2016

She is Strong

- She doesn't know her own strength, And she feels weak but life has shown that is not the case. Her armor is made from invisible steel, Forged from the fires that no one else knows. Her voice has bee...

By: starchild | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Aug 2016

Love You Forever

- I'll love you forever Never leaving my heart Heated kisses of surrender Frozen in the dark Eyes blazed in passion Telling our truths Time and distance Only serves our proof That we love without fo...

By: ChickaDee | Category: Poetry | Added: 19 Jun 2016

Do You See Me?

- What do you see When you glance my way Do you see the woman I was? Or the one who stands before you today? The frightened one Who was always so unsure If what she was doing Would work out in...

By: lg68 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 14 May 2016

Darkness and Light

- It's becoming dark again, I really could use a hand Not mine, they hurt and I cry, just let me be Clocks back and dark comes early over the land Light gone, that heals and often frees me Alarm in th...

By: gillianleeza | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 13 Dec 2015

Rocks

- . Out in the sea, Two rocks stand joined. Leaning together, Resisting time. Pillars of strength, They stand as idols. Lovers travel far, To admire the pair. The waves crash, And the wind blows. ...

By: Nox | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 07 Nov 2015

Hers Alone To Share

- My Body is shaking Heart close to breaking Just who the fucking hell Did that jerk think he was taking? You do not force a woman Down on her knees That is not her place You moronic sleaze! ...

By: lg68 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 31 Jul 2015

Nobody's Victim

- It takes so long To recover and heal From a physical attack It’s so hard to deal The physical pain Will eventually go But life is never the same Yet not many will know Fear will always lin...

By: lg68 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jul 2015

Vulnerability

- Vulnerability is a scary feeling of, susceptibility, defenselessness, liability, powerlessness, frailty, exposure, helplessness, weakness and nakedness. Laying ourselves open for the world ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jul 2015

Dance into the Light

- Reclaim what was taken on that long ago night when you chose to live instead of fight Accept that you survived despite that which was done he is buried within the earth 'tis you who still sees...

By: lg68 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 May 2015

Strength

- A thread of truth Flits through your eyes But how can I believe? You’ve told so many, many lies And managed to deceive - My worn-out heart And mind And soul Bled my every drop - To see you stand befor...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 May 2015

You Are Enough

- Don't sigh Looking at your life While standing naked Bare Before mirrors Seeing your reflection Through his eyes Letting tears cloud Your own Someone Should have told you Long ago Shoul...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Nov 2014

no such thing as handicapped

- (9/23/14) Born deaf and not a sound to be heard Sign language was her only words Longing to hear any sound at all, even the bouncing of a ball To know what it would be like to hear a robin...

By: poetlou | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Sep 2014

A Mother's Tongue

- "We won't let them call it a break down this time,"  She says,  Wiping imagined stray hairs from my brow.  I want to laugh.  I want to cry.  I want to scream.  Medication is bliss.  I wonder th...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 20 Jul 2014

Losing Renegade

- ** some may find to sad to read ** We brought him home as a 6 month old puppy. Our only pet. We named him Renegade after a college mascot. ( funny how 13 years later my daughter attends that school!...

By: Finallyatpeace | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 20 Mar 2014

It was meant to be

- *Please do not be offended if I do not friend you, or post or comment. if you ever wonder why I have no bio, I do not post, or comment, I only read and write... This is why... Online life became an a...

By: Finallyatpeace | Category: Musings | Score: 3.9| Added: 21 Feb 2014

There is no giving up

- I wish I were born in simpler times When marriage was forever A time when people fixed what was broken Instead of throwing it away We live in a world Of instant gratification Following desires and w...

By: Finallyatpeace | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.4| Added: 15 Feb 2014

I am thankful for my life

- I am thankful for my life and I am your devoted wife,  Things have not been easy in our shared life. There have been so many ups and downs, Lots of pain and sadness and lots of frowns. Things th...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 07 Nov 2013

Ravens cry

- She once knew who she was She once had a heart She once had a life She always hid behind a smile She was an enigma even unto herself She never had peace of mind Always searching for the ke...

By: ravenpearl | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 24 Sep 2013

Mountain of dreams

- Lost and alone Held prisoner by the fears in my own mind No escape could I find I wandered searching for answers but none could be found I was about to shut down Then salvation came to me in...

By: ravenpearl | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 13 Sep 2013

Glass Half Full

- The sound of a Canary finch's song. Watching clouds cross the heavens. Simple things, that keep me strong. A glass half full, not half empty. Is what I always try to see. Blessings, life rewards ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Jul 2013

Here I Stand

- Words slice like a double-edged knife; my heart cannot endure So watch me bleed, tainted blood pouring from my soul  I tried to save you, but it was all in vain  You cut me down, to ease your...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 11 Mar 2013

I am a Coward

- So I'll sit here, bite my bottom lip. Lean on me, I'll hold you, you cry, I don't have the guts to. I am a rock, My tear ducts are locked, at least, until I'm alone in my room I'll c...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Jan 2013

Connections

- Is it a phenomena of our time, this so called meeting online? Meeting out in virtual space. Touching each with embrace. Souls have a way of connecting. Without ones heart expecting. Hearts mak...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jun 2012

From Sisyphus: Darkness

- Tonight I cannot see the stars or moon. Clouds have taken from my view all light. I cannot see my hands or feet but know that they exist. This Stone is here against my chest but nothing else is kn...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 15 Feb 2012

From Sisyphus: Tears

- Tears are words I cannot speak. They come from deep inside this ache and say what I can’t say. Sometimes I wish they would not come into the corner of my eye, then roll along my nose and touch ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.7| Added: 11 Feb 2012

From Sisyphus: Suicide

- If I let go this rock would crush my bones and end this punishment. The gods who put me here think they have control but do not know that they have none. I keep this stone alive ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 07 Feb 2012

Stand Up!

- for L Life has been unkind - yet you still stand through unimaginable grief through shattered lives through a plague on your blood. through a mind being lost. You still stood with the unyieldi...

By: GemGeekett | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Jan 2012

A Woman's Worth

- I did not fall from the sky Like night falls softly upon a hopeful land, Filling it with a taut darkness. Nor did I descend like a storm, Crashing with untamed rectitude Onto a land lost to its o...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Aug 2011

Every Time

- I miss you. You left, with almost no reasons and no explanations, and expected my life to revolve as it once did. The pain was expected, as was the emptiness. It would almost have made sense, and al...

By: GemGeekett | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 06 Mar 2011