|Reviewed by Joyce Bell
|THIS IS SO TRUE...'MEMORIES' CAN ENCOURAGE OR, DISCOURAGE...IT DEPENDS ON HOW WE LOOK AT THEM. WELL DONE AND THANKS FOR SHARING. LOVE, BLESSINGS AND FAITH...JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS|
|Reviewed by ~ H (Reader)
|Very wise words Cynthia, love Holly|
|Reviewed by Dawn Anderson
|So very powerful, Cynthia, and I love your last stanza.|
|Reviewed by Paul Berube
|Very well said, Cynthia. God bless.|
|Reviewed by John Flanagan
A fine piece indeed, and as others have said the final stanza is so positive and so right.
|Reviewed by E T Waldron
|Amen! Your last stanza says it all so well, Cynthia!
Nothing comes from resentment and non forgiveness,the
only one who hurts is the person who can't forgive.
|Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Powerfully penned ... would our loved ones want us to continue mourning, or to live? Thought provoking excellence.
(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
|Reviewed by Carolyn Red Bear (The Bear Paw)
|Hi Cynthia, I agree with Georg here, but I love the last stanza! We have to do it for ourselves, even if there is no good things to remember. Thank you for sharing this power-capsule....
|Reviewed by Georg Mateos
|Dead parent can't say sorry, but then again, it wouldn't have sound sincere.
|Reviewed by Mr. Ed
|Remember the good things instead
Truly words to live by, Cynthia.
|Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan
|very wise advice-forgiveness and letting go are certainly key to healing|
|Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
|Great message in this, Cynthia; well penned!
"Let us close the doors for the dead
Let them rest and we have peace,
Remember the good things instead
And our heart aches and pain will cease".
(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in America, Karen Lynn in Texas. :)
|Reviewed by kg cummings
|Cynthis, I can truly relate to the words in this poem. It's just what's been needed to help me close a door to the past. Blessings, Kathy|