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false start
by anne cunningham
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false start


 

this time,
i couldn't cry,
love's weary window
closing in response
to your walking out,
my heartís walls
growing dark.

 

rock-bottom,
i sketched blind
with sidewalk chalk,
a large tree, purple
not green, that
sprouted between
my bare feet.

 

next day,
the rain came,
reducing the tree to
a bruise-like smudge,
resting just above
the welcome mat,
which i took inside.

 

my soul,
block-solid now,
zero-count in windows,
has no greeting mat
on display, where
love's persistent rap
will find no door. 



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Reviewed by The Smoking Poet
Perhaps those are the times of deepest wounds... when we do not cry.
Reviewed by Jane Rodway
This progressed well, no extra going on and on stuff which makes you want to bang your head against the wall after awhile:) You've got the balance of powerful words in small spaces used to greatest affect. Loved this one.
Reviewed by Anniemoh Ohio
Great write...I can really feel your pain through your words.
Reviewed by Martin Hebert
so sad yet so beautiful...love rides...

marty
Reviewed by Sandie Angel
Emotional and deep write. Pain well-expressed.

Sandie Angel a.k.a. May Lu :o)
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
Heard of purple rain...
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Auch thought provoking piece Anne!!

But I like it!!

Love Tinka
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