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Let Me Cry
by Sandy Knauer

Monday, February 28, 2005
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Reality erases expectations


leaving a trail of broken truths


tears threaten internal drowning


if I donít release them soon


 


Doubt displaces security


uprooting years of peace


fear promises suffocation


unless I start to breathe


 


Frustration ousts comfort


tramples core beliefs


exhaustion finds my heart


bruises it with a squeeze


 


A single realization


tears my world apart


let me scream, cry, and grieve


embrace a new version of me


 


Sandy Knauer, 2005


 


 

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Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 5/12/2005

True emotions poetized in "Let Me Cry" flow throughout its lines
under the sounds of wisdom.

Long healthy life, Poet!


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Katy Walsvik 3/1/2005
Sandy, your alliteration is not only creatively placed, it's poetically perfect! For me, it makes this reading even more meaningful.

It is always a treat for the mind to read thoughts I can grab, mull over, understand... and this is expressed as I've not read before. One line after another... this is marvelous writing. katy xox
Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight*ģ 3/1/2005
Yes, release the tears
and ease the pain.

Blessings,
Joseph
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 3/1/2005
Wellwritten heartfelt write Sandy!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by J. Allen Wilson 2/28/2005
I relate to this write so much Sandy, you really pinpoint the frustration and pain so well in this...good to read you again.

Allen
Reviewed by Carole Mathys 2/28/2005
what a splendid write...beautiful!
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader) 2/28/2005
I think that is one of the priveledges of being a woman in that we can cry.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 2/28/2005
This pain that you have woven into you verses is universal but each one of us reacts differently I suppose. I feel a sense of renewal in your last verse which is uplifting and hopeful. Thank you, Sandy. Love and peace. Regis
Reviewed by D May (Reader) 2/28/2005
Sandy...heartfelt write here. You have my email address, keep in touch. xoxoxoxox Diana
Reviewed by George Jackson 2/28/2005
First I've read of you...glad I did. This is brilliant.
Reviewed by Danielle Mundy 2/28/2005
wonderful write, I could feel the pain in your words, but am glad that you acknowledged it and overcame to find the new person hiding with in the sadness.
Reviewed by Sue Hess 2/28/2005
this is so well written, the writers pain comes thru each verse
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 2/28/2005
You used all of the negative things that haunt us. These negative traits and situations bore into and up the writer of the poem, but in the end you looked for redemption because you felt it was there for the taking. Good.
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