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  even love
by Jeff Mason
Thursday, January 27, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Recent poems by Jeff Mason
•  Catharsis
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Bottom line: we can never lose what we never had. Just toying with a concept for possible lyrics.


where do i turn to now?
where can i run to?
i'm all out of hope
and i'm all out of tears.

maybe once upon a time
i knew how...
to hold on to my dreams;
to stare down all my fears...

life was just a silly rhyme;

but then I felt it all...
drift away
like waterfalls
in distant streams;

i felt the walls begin to crumble;
lost my focus;

faded fast;

your voice a distant rumble;
vivid tremor
from the past...

i've lost my way...
and i just don't know
if i should stay
or i should go...

but i've come
to a place
where i just can't erase
the demons
that your shadows cast

and i've found
a truth
i should have known

that even love...

doesn't always last.

Copyright (c) 2005 Jeff Mason



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Reviewed by Jennifer Butler 12/21/2005
I like your writing, Jeff.
Reviewed by June Thompson 8/24/2005
this is a very good point to be made

and no you can not lose something you never had
I've said this many a time....
Reviewed by Amira van Kerk 3/2/2005
Beautiful!
The ending speaks right out of my soul.
Exceptionally written
Amira
Reviewed by Vesna Vanessa 2/27/2005
and i've found
a truth
i should have known

that even love...

doesn't always last.


..ok..NOW you have me tearey-eyed..darn!

This has touched the far reaches of my soul..

Vesna:)
Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 2/1/2005
Wonderfully written! This poem radiates with powerful sincerity and transmites the feelings of deep regret and lost love.
Reviewed by Mitzi Jackson 1/31/2005
love the words and sound this offered
sad~ness to it
heart break
enjoyed!!!
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 1/29/2005
Soul-reaching, Jeff. I can barely see the screen because of my tears. Love and peace. Regis
Reviewed by D May (Reader) 1/29/2005
Beautiful Jeff. : )
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader) 1/28/2005
Yes this is beautifully penned.
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 1/28/2005
Beautifully penned Jeff. Smooth as fine silk.
Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 1/28/2005
good one Jeff, get your helmet on, crash proof, losing love isn't the worst thing we can write about, true or untrue. Right now I wish love was the only thing I had to write about losing.Wish I could write this high blood pressure, high cholestrol and all these poison pills I have to take off. G
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 1/28/2005
Deep touching write Jeff...I can relate ever so well with this one!!

Warm Love Tinka
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 1/27/2005
Ah Jeff, this touches the heart so deeply, excellently written, It would make an excellent song,

Reindeer
Reviewed by Danielle Mundy 1/27/2005
this is such a beautiful (and sad) write!! very touching
Reviewed by Al Swanson (Reader) 1/27/2005
Hey Jeff, :) I am so pleased that I am one of the first to comment on this lovely construction. It is quite lovely since it ets to the plateau that most of us are aware, though often may seldom admit (it)
Stuff like this is so wonderful adn soothing, it just speaks right things, liked the river, finally, abriged, to be a bit poetic there, thanks so much Jeff, a real admirer, Al

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