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  1. The Face In The Mirror

    • By Catherine S. Liebenberg
    • Published: March 12, 2019
    How People See Themselves In The Mirror

    What do you see when you look into a mirror?
    Do you see a face of grace
    or the belief of grief?
    Do you see a blessing of success

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  3. I Sit And Look Out

    I SIT and look out upon all the sorrows of the world, and upon all
            oppression and shame;
    I hear secret convulsive sobs from young men, at anguish with
            themselves, remorseful after deeds done;

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  4. Nothing Left To Say

    Poem About Losing Your Inspiration

    I've got nothing left to say.
    It's like the words ran away.

    And I'm stuck between these walls

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  6. We Wear The Mask

    We wear the mask that grins and lies,
    It hides our cheeks and shades our eyes,—
    This debt we pay to human guile;
    With torn and bleeding hearts we smile,

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  7. Skeletons

    • By Debbie Grenier
    • Published: June 2011
    Poem About Traumatic Memories Like Skeletons In A Closet

    The welcome mat outside my door
    is dusty, old & worn
    'cuz people have been entering in
    since the day that I was born

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  8. Different As Black And White

    • By Natasha L. Damian
    • Published: February 2006

    I dont understand
    why cant you see
    just what your yelling is doing to me
    open your eyes...

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  10. The Pain Shows

    When I look into your eyes,
    I see the pain you try to hide.
    You try to be tough,
    But the pain shows ...

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  11. Stuck In The Past

    • By Remaining Anonymous
    • Published: September 2008

    Stuck In The Past,

    Old memories, old actions, old regrets,
    It seems someone never forgets,...

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  12. Tulips

    The tulips are too excitable, it is winter here.
    Look how white everything is, how quiet, how snowed-in.
    I am learning peacefulness, lying by myself quietly
    As the light lies on these white walls, this bed, these hands.

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  13. Darkness Befalls

    Poem About Waiting For Light To Shine Through

    Gliding deep into the forest
    Darkness covers me like a blanket
    And the mist surrounding me
    I feel like there's no way to flee

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