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  Alone
by J. Allen Wilson
Wednesday, April 06, 2005
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Alone


 


 


I am falling into confusion,


Without any sign of solution.


Dodging the dominos as they fall,


Realizing too late that my back is against the wall.


With no where to turn, and no where to run,


I see implosion is as imminent


As the setting of my disasters sun.


Therefore, I hang my head to cry,


I consider things too terrible to try.


For I have lived my life unwise


 I have played the fools game,


Only to in burdens crouch realize,


That no matter how hard I try


No matter how much I strive


The walls continue to close in on me.


Nothing soon…but this empty room,


Nothing as far as the eye can see.


For its coming down…


The walls…the dominos


The once laughing clown…


All to be gone


The laughter,


The joy


The once brighter home…


Oh God


I cant do it alone.


 


 J. Allen Wilson © 2005


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 




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Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G 4/30/2005
YOu went through it, to write it and help others sort their feelings.. I think.... Very emotional....HOPe things improved... WE all agree, your not alone.. and use your writing for therapy, as far as the eye can see......... HuGs-Lady,Sheee (Sheila) Now, to read what your other 1/2 said.
Reviewed by jude forese 4/7/2005
don't dwell in the past, live for the future (there's lots of company there) ...
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 4/7/2005
poignant read
Reviewed by Sue Hess 4/7/2005
this is very sad, but i read your wife's response first so I wonder if you are going thru a depression and feel all alone or if you are distancing yourself for some reason
Reviewed by Dawn Richerson 4/7/2005
alone? you've got a sea of poets. take a look over your shoulder, Allen. :)
Reviewed by E T Waldron 4/6/2005
Thank God we don't have to do it alone! You write this dark stuff we all feel at times , so well Allen, it's awesome!

Eileen
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 4/6/2005
Fortunately for you,
You got the other half to help you get through,
Me? I only got my mutt,
So as far as I am concerned,
I will just sit here on my butt,
Living out life in our mobile hut...Ed

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