Unconditional Surrender

Unconditional Surrender

A Poem by TerryDarcy-Ryan akaSheerTerror
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" Daydreams of black wings and letters folded in lie, follow your abandon "

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I am a hypocrisy twisting turning from wrong to right

Lunacy identifies and claims me while in plain sight

Black and white define my movement, I am


Renegade                     

The home I left is shaken like a snow globe scattered soft

Nothing remains, only the fragments of one more piece set free      

Anger crushing calling to jump off the edge, I am


Fury

Already deemed a lost cause repeat offender at large

A choir of innocence sings my deception

One last measure for retrospect I confess, I am


Suspect


     My denial is the promise of bliss, a glimpse into oblivion’s empire

                   The fall of the mighty is overkill and gets me nowhere

       Survival is the fuel to my star’s fire, brighter than ever, I am


Conviction


                   An unexpected gift, don't you see your betrayal set me free

          Daydreams of black wings and letters full of lies, follow your abandon

       The pieces taken for prison are replaced with tenacity     

                                   

       I am, Sheer-Terror   

                                       

                                     



    Terry D’Arcy-Ryan


                                                                                                                     




                                                                                     

© 2017 TerryDarcy-Ryan akaSheerTerror



Author's Note

TerryDarcy-Ryan   akaSheerTerror
* A Special Thanks To CaffeinatedMe for Editing.

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You are quickly becoming one of my favorite poets on here.
Actually, you're there.
You can start fires with words,
Infernoes with your stanzas.
The only thing I regret about this piece, is seeing it on my phone, the first time I read it. The formatting for WC, sucks for Android.


Posted 2 Days Ago


TerryDarcy-Ryan   akaSheerTerror

1 Day Ago

You left one Outstanding review wow! I am flattered that you enjoy and our entertained by my words. .. read more
Renegade, Fury, Suspect, Conviction...all this and more are the grown women who have struggled, persisted, fought and lost and fought some more, nurtured their own heartbreaks (children)...all this and more. Really, really like this piece.

Posted 2 Months Ago


You never seem to fail to impress me Sheer Terror. This was impressive.

Posted 2 Months Ago


TerryDarcy-Ryan   akaSheerTerror

2 Months Ago

Snow Angel, just giving a little peek as to whats behind my aka. Thank you for taking the time to r.. read more
I enjoyed the tale. The photographs came to life with powerful and worthwhile description. I liked how you set-up the poem. Made the poem easy to read and understand. Thank you my friend for sharing the amazing poetry.
Coyote

Posted 2 Months Ago


sounds like a survivor who has been through a lot and can be difficult to handle. powerful, both the words and the person. a creative character assessment. must take the bad along with the good. very creative ...

Posted 2 Months Ago


TerryDarcy-Ryan   akaSheerTerror

2 Months Ago

Pete, I am always happy to see your review You ROCK !! Thank You

Sheer Terror
.. read more
I love the darkness & the power in this. We can be so many things yet no single one may define us. We chose which parts will serve us, and which to cast away. Awesome words xxx

Posted 2 Months Ago


TerryDarcy-Ryan   akaSheerTerror

2 Months Ago

Ellemorell, Powerful is accurate and I am thrilled that you see it this piece is all about liberatio.. read more
I am coach of Crest FC, I heard an investment call: "buy a woman, possess a property
buy a money making machine, work in a baby making factory"
It is the way of a one-man,s business in Isaac's Place"

Posted 2 Months Ago


CaffeinatedMe

2 Months Ago

I am not sure I know what you mean here. Elaborate?
Alao Taiwo

2 Months Ago

i have sent you a read request of that memory from boarding school days: Crest FC. it's wherethe ide.. read more
Wow! Stunning, powerful, personal statement! Love the bravery of theme, form, imagery and b&w pictures. Eloquently noir with resilience and triumph at the end. Inspiring! Love it!

Posted 2 Months Ago


TerryDarcy-Ryan   akaSheerTerror

2 Months Ago

Annette, what an extraordinary review I am thrilled that you enjoyed this. Thank you for reading an.. read more
Annette Pisano Higley

2 Months Ago

You're very welcome!
The depth of your work blows me away every time, man. This is absolutely brilliant!!!! :D

Posted 2 Months Ago


TerryDarcy-Ryan   akaSheerTerror

2 Months Ago

WoW, I am blown away by your review. I am thrilled that you enjoyed this thank you for taking the .. read more

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TerryDarcy-Ryan akaSheerTerror

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When I was a young girl I was your average Tomboy. I lived to watch Star Trek the only thing that could take me away from the voyages of the Star Ship Enterprise was playing Baseball with the boys. .. more..

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