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  1. My Mask

    Hiding Grief

    Every morning I wake up and put on a mask.
    The mask makes everything seem all right,
    But they don't know I cry at night.
    The nightmares just won't go away.

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    I wear a mask every day. After my mother’s death, everyone thought I handled it the best. I cry at night and pretend I'm all right. My friends know the depressing story, and I know the guilty...

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  3. I'm So Alone After Mom Died

    • By Theola
    • Published: December 2007

    I'm so alone, it's so dark.....
    When is the sun going to shine again?

    The sky is dark, my world is grey.......

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    Theola, and all who visit here, My Mom died when I was 12. I'm 49 now and your words, and poem here, are touching as it touched my heart and soul explaining how I felt and still do at times...

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  4. I Feel My Heart Breaking

    • By Sandee Foxten
    • Published: October 2009

    I feel your arms
    wrapped around me so tight,
    I feel your body,
    snuggled next to mine ...

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    My son Paul contacted Leukemia when he was 40 years old, the specialist told him how long he would live for and told him he wouldn't reach 50 years of age.
    He had all the treatment of Chemo...

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  6. A Lost Family Tree

    • By Moneisha S. Madden
    • Published: February 2006

    Sometimes I crawl
    Into my skin
    To lose myself
    From the world...

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    wow I can't believe this is still up here I wrote this many years ago. I'm so glad that my words continue to touch people. Thanks for all the comments and support. More poems coming soon.

  7. You Live Daddy!

    • By Tessie M. Santiago
    • Published: February 2006

    I stand alone with you in my mind
    Your words taught me how to survive
    Your strength never let me down
    Now you're gone...

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    I was adopted by my grandparents but I treat them just like they were my real parents. Sometimes we don't understand each other but I live with it anyway. We always seem to work it out in the...

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  8. Goodbye Is Not Forever

    • By Lian Weber
    • Published: June 2010

    Grandpa, if I could talk to you,
    there's so much I would say
    But I'll say it in a letter if I may.
    We've changed so much and we love you a bunch....

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    I read this and it was touching I lost my husband Feb. 16 2009 to brain cancer
    Its been really hard on me cause everytime I hear a song or a object that reminds me of him I ALWAYS cry!!!

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  10. Mom, I Need You Here

    • By Margot M. Towner
    • Published: February 2006

    Mom, can you here my cry for you, can you feel the need I hold, the desperate need to talk to you.

    I know you had to go, for it must have been better for you there than here.
    I just don't know how to live without you here....

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    Both my parents are gone. My mother first, though her demise was the long goodbye. Then 3 years later, my father. His leaving was quick, 3 weeks, the exact time they gave him once he was...

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  11. Missing You

    • By Daljia Cummings
    • Published: February 2010

    I sit and think of you then I start to cry.
    I miss you so much why did you half to die?
    The only thing that I can hear is a deep scream inside my ear.
    My head is pounding so much now a days. ...

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    My daddy passed and I miss him. My story is my dad has left many times. During my younger days as well as my adulthood. My peace is with God not my dad. So I can really relate. This poem is...

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  12. When You Got Sick

    • By Abby M. Gamez
    • Published: February 2006

    When you got sick,
    I thought it was the flu.
    You went to lie down,
    With me thinking there was nothing wrong with you....

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  13. January's Child Of Mine

    Son's Birthday In Heaven

    January's child of mine,
    sweet miracle of God's design.

    Oh, how I can recall the night.

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