Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

(Baltimore, Maryland)

The Taste of Loneliness


Spit the words out
Loneliness is bitter
Cover the wounds
In salve of hope
Wrap tightly in
Prayer!

Submitted: Sunday, June 23, 2013
Edited: Monday, June 24, 2013

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Dorothy Alves Holmes
A Poet Who Loves To Sing

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