CarolAnne Spalding

Rookie - 14 Points (January 1,1972 / Toronto, Ontario)

Holding Back - Poem by CarolAnne Spalding

afraid to let you in
inside this broken heart

afraid to take a chance
for fear we, too, shall fall apart

afraid of being played
and taking 3 steps back

afraid of giving up
as i drown in tears of black





cc/cas
2011

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, August 21, 2012



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