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My Joy and Happiness
by Netta Jack

Friday, April 25, 2003
Rated "PG" by the Author.
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One of love's realities - pain.

I am Joy.
Or at least I was
Until I met Love and Happiness.
A couple so rare
Do I dare
I suppose
Entrance into their good grace
Would be based
On determination and passion
Strategically placed.
Seduction - a necessity,
A game of chance.
As is life.
Opportunity vs circumstance.
If reality
Is the realization of a dream,
Then I have become the cream
Filling in this
Menage a trois.
Love, Joy and Happiness.
I am amidst
Unadulterated bliss.
Or at least I was.
It seems I have been cast aside.
Pillaged and plundered.
Raped of my pride.
Reciprocity amounting to that which is had
When one engages a carnival ride.
Love is over rated
Happiness is mis-mated
And I, Joy, am alone.

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Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 3/24/2007
very interesting expressed verse, i liked reading it, made me think. I feel, love, joy and happiness are very real. Of course it's humans that always mess up a good thing
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 3/17/2007
I know that of which you write here, Netta. I am not being presumptuous; respectfully, I have felt these sentiments. Thank you for sharing yours. Love and peace to you,

Reviewed by Christine Morell 4/28/2003
Like William I start at the bottom up and stop when I can't concentrate anymore. I then come back when I can. I'm always missing good poems though which is frustrating.
Reviewed by William Bonilla 4/26/2003
Hi Netta,
I do 10 at a time, take a break for a few hours maybe and do 10 more
I really enjoy reading the great talent here, the DEN is full of wonderful great writers. .....just do the best you can, don't go crazy

P.S. start reviewing from the bottom up

Reviewed by Erica Ivory 4/26/2003
Read who you love first... then on a day when you have time you can read new authors.. or go back to some of your regulars and read anything you missed. It is hard.. I have had a full few weeks and don't get to read as much as I would like but I have a list.. of people to go back on ..
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 4/25/2003
Just read the authors you enjoy....
Reviewed by James David Compton (Reader) 4/25/2003
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 4/25/2003
I speed read too. 15 is darn good. Just make sure one of them is mine. [smiles]
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 4/25/2003
Hi sweetie skip meals no naps, seriousley i took a Dale Carniege Class for speed writing and I work with files and scripts all day so this is pure pleasure and I dont always get to everyone any more. Smiles.
Love ya

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