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  The City Cries
by Pier Tyler
Tuesday, September 06, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Neighbors helping neighbors around the world


 

 

 

 

a dark day

one cries two, 

three cries

one by one the city cries

 

 

 

 

help is on the way

as we give and as we pray

to relieve your hurting souls

there has got to be a better day soon

 

 

 

 

water can heal

water can kill

water can save your life

water can cleanse your soul

how precious and precarious

 

 

 

 

wind can offer a breath of fresh air

wind can uproot a huge tree

wind can cool you on a hot day

wind can blow your house down

how significant and dangerous

 

 

 

 

lifted up heads and hands

babies being born as others lay to sleep

peace is on our mind

as we weep and pray for you

 

 

 

 

neighbors helping neighbors

to rebuild a city

a life a love, a legacy

one day at a time

 

 

 

 

lose everything you will gain it back

lose one soul and the memories are with you forever

 

 

 

 

you might ask me what do I know

I know the sun rise in the morning

the sun set in the evening

the stars shine bright at night

and God sees everything from above

 

 

 

 

I know that everything must change

because nothing stays the same

life is a test,

a series of ups and downs

I know it's hard to see it at times but,

change can be good

 

 

 

 

hold your head up

dry your weeping eyes

you are never alone nor forsaken

even in the midst of your storm

be it physical, emotional, or spiritual

 

 

 

 

a new day is dawning

one smiles two, three smiles

one by one the city smiles

 

 

 

 

 

 

again!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright © 2005 Pier Tyler. All Rights Reserved.     
 

 

 


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Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle 10/31/2008
This is a great poem,I enjoy reading it.It sends a powerful message that people should take into consideration,take care

Edwin
Reviewed by A Serviceable Villain 10/11/2008
Pier,

Exceptional talent here . . . don't ever put that quilled pen down!


Hugs,

Lance
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 1/2/2007
well done
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 9/27/2006
Girl, you can really write!

Enjoyed reading.
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 12/25/2005

This poem is a depicting of - cooperation (Bricks) building bridges of understanding and humanity - as a towel for "The City Cries".

I have enjoyed the reading of "The City Cries", and learned wise a lesson.

Never rest Your pen, sublime Poet!

Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Phyllis Jean Green 10/11/2005
Compassionate and beautifully done. Peace, Love, and Hope, 'Pea' <3
Reviewed by jude forese 9/14/2005
this poem speaks out in tones on inspired beauty ...
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 9/11/2005
Wonderfully-inspiring! Well-penned, Pier!

Sandie May Angel a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by William Bonilla 9/8/2005
Well Penned ...Pier
an excellent piece
enjoyed much
thanks for sharing

William ....Peace & Love
Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 9/8/2005
Very well done, Pier!
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 9/7/2005
A most uplifting offering, Pier. Thank you for sharing it. It is timely and propos. Love and peace to you.

Regis
Reviewed by E T Waldron 9/7/2005
Splendid poem Pier! This is one that should cause all to ponder and be uplifted!Thank you!

Eileen
Reviewed by Zenith Elliott 9/6/2005
Very nicely written, Pier!
Reviewed by Huda Orfali 9/6/2005
it's beautiful and hopeful
I like your comparison of the power of wind and water to kill or to make a new life
thanks for sharing
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 9/6/2005
This is such a touching and hopeful write, Pier. It is wonderful to read another one from you.
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Richard Christopher Suarez 9/6/2005
Pier,. thank you for sharing this really good write.

peace',

rich criso suarez
Reviewed by Dawn Richerson 9/6/2005
beautiful to read, Pier. thanks! Dawn
Reviewed by L. Figgins 9/6/2005
Thank you for this message of hope from a tender and gifted heart, Pier. Peace to you...Lin
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 9/6/2005
Outstanding offering!!

Love Tinka

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