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A New Years Promise

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A New Years Promise



A new sunrise, a new beginning

Now, is the time to keep the promises
Everything in my life changing
Weakness withers as courage rises

Years, months, days of endless crying
Each glistening tear fades
A queer feeling
Relax, Lord, my weary muscles
Stop the wind and the roaring

Past the safety of lies
Rocking, soothed in storytelling
O, mere scraps, odds and ends of fantasies
Misty, pieces of truth, falling
I, the weaving spider cries
Stop, time to start the living
End the weeping before life fades





Rhyming Acrostic

January 7, 2013


Written for the New Years Acrostic Contest

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  1. Date: 2/22/2013 5:54:00 PM
    Constance, I like what I read, ~SKAT

  1. Date: 1/14/2013 3:28:00 PM
    I really hope so Constance..I pray for you it is so. Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 1/14/2013 10:03:00 AM
    Congrats on your great win..Enjoyed reading of your hope for the New Year..Sara

  1. Date: 1/13/2013 9:55:00 PM
    congrats Constance on your win in my contest....p.s. I miss your challenging creative contests

  1. Date: 1/13/2013 6:44:00 PM
    Constance, a good and well done acrostic. Congratulations with your winning poem. In Francine's ' "New Year's acrostic" contest. Take Care~ PD

  1. Date: 1/13/2013 4:02:00 PM
    Congratulations on your Honorable Mention, Constance! Love, Annalise

  1. Date: 1/7/2013 2:20:00 PM
    This is a very powerful and intriguing write my friend! I really enjoyed reading this harmonious and wondrous poem this afternoon! What a delightful and enlightening piece, very glorious write, Great Work!!

  1. Date: 1/7/2013 1:18:00 PM
    Heart touching write, Constance...Best wishes for the contest and for the new year! Love, Annalise

  1. Date: 1/7/2013 11:49:00 AM
    New year with new goals ..... a really good poem Constance. - Luck in contest! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 1/7/2013 10:49:00 AM
    A great new year rise. Thanks for sharing. Wish you the best in all your future endeavors....good luck, .... Love, Mehnaz