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Continued Flow
by Dawn Richerson

Friday, July 15, 2005
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Your unexpected attack fell sudden
as a woodsman’s axe. Swift, steady blows
failed to break my spirit, but split my mind
about you.

From places in my heart, where incisions
cut but could not sever, gushed forth strong,
equal streams, one of sadness, another
of pure hope.

I find my solace in continued flow,
acknowledge increased capacity
to live and breathe, to give, and to love you
all the more.

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Reviewed by Dale Clark 7/21/2005
To love so deeply is the lesson to be
learned I suppose. It hurts so to be cut though.
Excellent piece!
Reviewed by Mark Mahoney 7/17/2005
Love is blind they say, and impossible to stop...a very strong write this Dawn you captured so much in this, well done, take care...Mark x
Reviewed by jude forese 7/16/2005
invigorating, stimulating poetic expression how the depths of love continue to flow through you heart and soul ...
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 7/16/2005
I guess that's what unconditional love is all about, Dawn. Thank you. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by E T Waldron 7/15/2005
What a great use of words Dawn, this is an exceptional
force of energy flowing in this poem!

Eileen
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 7/15/2005
That first attack always seems to shatter our dreams of a perfect person/relationship. The flip-side is one of realizing the human side of them and understanding that they trust you enough to allow you to know their imperfections. Excellent write.
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 7/15/2005
Dawn,

Endearing, stimulating verse that captivates from the beginning word and lingers long past the last--exceptionally illustrated and written!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla. :)
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 7/15/2005
ANother fine offering from you Dawn!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by A. Keith Barton 7/15/2005
Nice simile "as a woodsman's axe." Love is a mixed bag sometimes; intense emotions that as you say "live and breathe" inside us; a visceral rendition.
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