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Read Poems by Nina Ricks

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this is the taste of defeat
the white sands wash over
your feet
the sun rises, glares..
then sinks
the days have ended
i succumb to thee
the loss of love
a love that scarred
a touch that burnt
is now a defeat

Copyright © Nina Ricks | Year Posted 2012


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  1. Date: 2/15/2016 7:08:00 PM

    NINA, Enjoyed the way you expressed every line. Please keep writing and sharing your poetry. LOVE LINDA
  1. Date: 2/15/2016 7:07:00 PM

  1. Date: 12/2/2015 11:18:00 PM

    NINA, thank you for sharing.... Luv SKAT
  1. Date: 3/11/2012 2:13:00 PM

    NIce write here Nina good job !
  1. Date: 2/25/2012 3:06:00 PM

    Nina this is very nice, soft, glancing and most indiscreet !
  1. Date: 2/25/2012 2:53:00 PM

    Sweet and lovely poem Nina! - oxox love Anne-Lise
  1. Date: 2/25/2012 2:53:00 PM

    Deep heartfelt write my poet friend. I like this a lot. Michael.