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At Knife Point
by Terry McAnally

A detective is trying to get a serial killer off the streets before he kills again...  
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I Could Not
by Dawn Richerson
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some say I should have told you
forced truth the whole truth nothing
but the truth upon you
            my recompense

some say I should have shown you
pried open eyes made you see
bluish-purple bruise on me
            your consequence

some say I should have held you
to harsh light exposed dark lies
called witnesses to defend
            my innocence

I could not tell you show you
hold you to harsh light because
I loved you wanted far more for
            your happiness

 

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Reviewed by Susan Barton (Reader)
wow! very insightful!

sueb
Reviewed by Peter Paton
Heart rending and gut wrenching , Dawn...
Truly inspirational...
Peter
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Very emotional write!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Abdi-Noor Mohamed (Eagle Of Hope)
A very moving write. Thanks Dawn for sharing this wosnderful poem.
Reviewed by jude forese
emotionally stirring and revealing ...
Reviewed by Lori Moore
Interesting and creative.
Reviewed by Zenith Elliott
Whoa, this is powerful! Your words stir the emotions well. ~Z~
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