Mother, i dont mind the pain - poetry
I am among those who know that one never recovers from the loss of one genuinely loved. We come to agree to the death and bend our lives - moderately begrudingly, but we do not recover, we survive. Anywhere in the grief process, we make the assessment to endure and then we are emotionally enabled to build a atypical kind of affiliation with our late loved one.
Mother, I Don't Mind The Pain
When you died my dearest, blessed mother,
The anguish of spirit: so unbearable;
Nevertheless, beloved, I need you to know,
We knew that one day we would have to part;
But we knew our bond was worth the cost,
I wouldn't, if I could, give my pain away.
So mother, even if the pain of grief I endure
Rev. Saundra L. Washington, D. D. , is an fated clergywoman, common worker, and Come to grief of AMEN Ministries. http://www. clergyservices4u. org She is also the biographer of two chocolate table books: Room Beneath the Snow: Poems that Preach and Negative Disturbances: Homilies that Teach. Her new book, Out of Deep Waters: A Grief Curative Workbook, will be obtainable soon.
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Listen as I Share: WE
You speak simple, completley understandable justifications I acknowledge them, abide by you, honor what you tell me and even even if I know where you're appearance from, I just sought to share with you, let you hear: my heart..
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No one be supposed to have to beg or crawl ahead of humanity. No one be supposed to have to chart to acquire philanthropy.
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#25The King and Delka [Split Mawkishness-on Moiromma /Part V]Sickly SentimentalityI have wanted out friends Only to find rawness Of their passion; And the equivalence Of their vision.Who out there can know My clever verve?(Only the long dead)By King Moir I[Of Moiromma]Ah! the meaningless heavens come back to his mind as he stands on his gallery looking up into he eerie dark.
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The Monster Mash The Burial ground SmashHave you heard of the Monster Mash? I consider you know the story of how it came to be, right? Well, I'm here to tell the TRUE story to you.It sarted out late one night, when all monsters where out of human sight.
You Lost Your Last Back and Me
I will never think twice nor will I roll the dice When it comes to my life I will take my Grannio's adviceYou play the hand you're dealt when it comes to who will be your Dad - But if you bluff about a card's face value for too many years you not remember you had - No Aces or King of Hearts in your earliest deck - But moderately a worthless Joker-So Wild and Mad..
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Sorry would be a start.Though you cant take back your mistakes, and you cant find an answer time, you'd think there would be remorse, for such a self helping crime, to send others out to die, to pay the blood price you have decreed, when its absolutely bluster and posing, all about airs and greed, to confident a perceived niche in history, glowing down the years, is the coverage of your ambition, is the puny limit of your fears, when those you have sent to die, believing implicitly in you, leave relatives after who see, that nonentity you said was true, there is no brain wave now for those, whose digit you dont count, they are yesterdays forgotten, though daily they still mount, no accepted wisdom of resignation, no admission of guilt to those left behind, just forward with the ego, fast advance from those times, as if naught ever happened, as if your lies are quite ok, as if now is what to focus on, and then was a different day, lost back in the mists of time, obscured by clouds half seen, not an injury to the living, not impeachable and obscene, you may want to move on now, and close the eyes to your past infamy, but you be supposed to be tried for treason, and behind bars for blasphemy.
I AM SO Appreciative for simpler times. Stores were congested on Sundays, TV shows seemed to make more sense, Family members spent ample time with each other, And associates were valued more than things.
Have you ever knowledgeable obsession with a big cheese you know is not a good match for you? Or how about an attractive connection that roots itself deep in your memory..
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Burning Autumn Leaves [1950s in St. Paul, Minnesota]My long steel barbed rake punctured And twisted all the way through tons of autumn leaves (back in the '50s); And there's a hill yet, I didn't rake, I see Behind it, two embankments Leaves I didn't rake a day ago; The essence of fall sleeps on the ground.
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Atahualpa's Game [Peruvian]Sometimes, it's not wise To share your wisdom ---as did, Atahualpa (The Inca King) in the Game of chess; thereafter, He was condemned to death.6/6/05 #713Note: Atahualpa, was the most famed of the Inca Kings, in the 16th century of Peru, I do relieve, and was held for liberate by the Spaniards.
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1) End PoemWherever you are today- Is where you were meant to be; It's where God, dotted the 'i' and the 't'?!2) God's AngelsGod asked his angels: "Why do you look so sad?" Responded one angel: "Sir, we can't find the shade."3) An Empty SpaceOut of wisdom one will wait, travel far for love; the thirst will not kill them.
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Five Poems from Home1) Remembering: Dorothy Parker [Dedicated to the 1920s Poetess]Let it be said, Dorothy Parker lies dead, cremated to ash and poetry; thus, she died at the ripe old age of seventy-three-.The tiny woman with a big mouth, who got jammed in the rain and couldn't get out: continued to play the game, all the same, like drops of rain upon a pane.
Feelings, O How Glorious!
Sometimes we feel hard-pressed, Our backs alongside the wall; Sometimes we feel lightheaded, As if we are going to fall.Sometimes we feel fierce anger At those who abuse guns; Sometimes we feel ashamed Of how we treat God's barely ones.
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