Rain

Rain short poem

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Rain, go somewhere else,
I’m pained within.
Wash away hurtful experiences.
longed to hold onto my innocence, beauty.
flawed personality, though wounded.

Rain, don’t improve appearances,
It’s my heart that needs mending,
Start renewing what’s most important,
It’s not my skin that’s needs fixing.

You poured struggles on me,
Intentionally trying to drown,
To remove me from this earth,
In spite your effort, I’m still standing.

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A Registered nurse, wife, mother, poetic writer and United Way volunteer.Born in Belize, migrated to New York at age eighteen. After studying nursing, worked as an emergency room until starting a family.Having both natural and chosen children, it was the emotional struggles of the chosen ones that gave birth to many of her poems.Ruthieg believes that when all is forgotten or ignored, expressive words linger or get heard. That it is important for the hurt and wounded to have a voice, for that purpose, many of my poems were written.
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Nadeem Qazilbash
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The spirit of survival can fight any deluge. Inspirational writing.

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