Tracia Love Shalom

A Conscience That Knows Sorry - Poem by Tracia Love Shalom

It takes strength
It takes courage
It is never a sign of weakness
It can genuinely be offered
And genuinely be accepted

It sometimes comes with fear
But takes deep conscience, within the heart
To say and show a truth in wait

It can make a difference
And bring forth hope
It can be taught
The need for its understanding

There is light and joy
And freedom from it
It comes in all language
With a fragrance so sweet

When you don’t know what to say
Or even how to act
It is always on standby
For you to take a hold

It can be said to calm a situation
And bring forth peace
In the darkest of moment

Three meaningful words
Sometimes that’s what it takes
Three meaningful words

Comments about A Conscience That Knows Sorry by Tracia Love Shalom

  • Gajanan Mishra (6/22/2013 10:09:00 AM)

    good poem, thanks,
    I invite you to read my poems and comment.
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  • Is It Poetry James Mclain (6/22/2013 9:46:00 AM)

    I am sorry
    is the first step.
    On the road to redemption...iip
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 22, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, July 26, 2013

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