Sandra Feldman

Slammed - Poem by Sandra Feldman

"That hand,
I searched for
All my life,
That smile
I never had"
The frustrated,
As clouds began
To gather,
And dreams
No longer swam
In the lakes
Of hidden passions.

All had died
In one last sigh
As Night
Gave Life's door,
A great big slam!
Without, compassion.

Topic(s) of this poem: despair

Comments about Slammed by Sandra Feldman

  • Bernard F. Asuncion (9/12/2019 1:14:00 AM)

    Life is truly frustration-fraught.
    Let despair pass us by and let’s
    hope for the better.
    A well crafted composition, dear Ma’am Sandra...10++++

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  • Kostas Lagos (9/6/2019 9:11:00 AM)

    Impressive poem, fascinating expressions (Report)Reply

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  • Prabir Gayen (9/6/2019 1:08:00 AM)

    All had died,
    In one last sigh,
    As Night
    Gave Life's door
    A great big slam!
    Without, compassion.

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  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (9/5/2019 11:37:00 PM)

    A poignant write.
    Yes, sometimes life is like that.
    Without compassion. Delivers us to nothingness.
    A vivid portrayal of great despair.
    Superb imagery.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 5, 2019

Poem Edited: Friday, September 6, 2019

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