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Hanging by a Thread

Oh how I wish to be weightless And I wouldn't have to be here The threat of ever falling down Would all but disappear My fingers wouldn't be slipping I'd float aimlessly through the air I would never have to worry About the trouble everywhere But alas its here I'm hanging As if i were a maiden dead It's slipping fast, I'm slipping- I'm hanging by a thread

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  1. Date: 1/31/2012 7:03:00 PM
    J.D. Another well deserved win. Hang on and tell us more. Craig

  1. Date: 1/30/2012 9:38:00 PM
    congrats J. on a fantastic third place win luv..

  1. Date: 1/30/2012 4:50:00 PM
    That's a lovely expressed story poem..nice rhyme.. I enjoyed reading it,God bless you. Hugs!Erich P.S. I see your poem is nicely centered, Could you tell how to center the poem? Thank you.

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    Date: 1/30/2012 7:39:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Haha, when you're posting a poem... there's a caption above the text box that tells you what to copy/paste at the head of your poem, and at the end of it... just message me if you have any problems :)
  1. Date: 1/30/2012 11:19:00 AM
    wonderfull poem, congratulations on your win J, best wishes Elizabeth

  1. Date: 1/30/2012 10:28:00 AM
    Very nice. Congratulations on your win J

  1. Date: 1/30/2012 7:27:00 AM
    Congratulations on your placement J. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 1/30/2012 5:40:00 AM
    Congrats JD on your win in the contest.Enjoyed the read.

  1. Date: 1/30/2012 3:05:00 AM
    Congratulations J (catching up after my week away so sorry if I'm late) x Love this

  1. Date: 1/30/2012 2:13:00 AM
    loads of smiling cheers to you for the amazing award,J!! :) huggs

  1. Date: 1/29/2012 1:15:00 PM
    What wonderful poetry you all are sharing today. I enjoyed reading yours J. Hope the coming week finds you in good health and your life full of joy and inspiration. Love, Carol