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  1. 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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  3. Skeletons

    • By Debbie Grenier
    • Published: June 2011
    Traumatic Memories Locked Away 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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  4. The Ghost

    • By Michelle J. Limas
    • Published: February 2006

    The ghost that hunts, but hasn't died.
    He left after only a short time.
    Never wrote or so I thought.
    Years pass and something tore him a part....

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  6. 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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  7. Black Velvet Sky

    • By Eva
    • Published: November 2008
    Poem Questioning Faith Due To The Holocaust

    I see death--
    It's not black nor white
    he's got the star of David wrapped around his wrist
    black clouds

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  8. But When You Left

    • By Amber N. Kollmar
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem About Not Spending Christmas With Family

    Every year for Christmas
    our family came together,
    the children played
    while the parents talked.

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  10. 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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