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Courage To Move On!! by Mindy Carpenter

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This is a detailed story stategically put into poem i love it
i think this poem is great it really brought tears to my eyes because it reminded me of how i felt when me and my boyfriend broke up about two months ago and i got my courage to move on and now i got a great guy i wouldnt trade for the world
This is ppoem well put for any woman who has gone through times like this,and left alone after so much of her life was spent with the man she thought realy loved her. Iam a single parent and the mother of our child left us in a simiular way and didnt even bother to look back at her 2yr old child she was leaveing behind,she now is six and stays with me ,and I hope that something like that doesnt happen to her. I hope to find someone I can share my live with,as I know she will some day (your mom) and have the courage to move on.
this poem has actually givin me the need and strength to move on after a painful breakup because when your with a person for any amount af time and you lose your heart to them you think that nothing could go wrong and it oten does thanks this poem is great
I am going through the same thing but married 8. 5 years
I love yr poem, it so true, it touches my heart.
i love this poem. these are my feelings in front me but it gives me hope
it's so real. There is so many girls going though this stuff!
Very inspiring.
I really like this poem, becuase it reminds me of my parent's divorce. My dad left my mom for another woman too, I think i should send this poem to my mom. Thanks
i personally thought this poem was very touch able to me, because i been through the same thing
I love this poem. This just happened to me. I am just now finding courage. and it is hard. I never realized how much love hurt. Zach. i will always love you.
I really liked this poem it gives inspiration for those who have lost. I can relate. Beautiful poem!
I'm really feeling this right now.
I appreciated this poem. I love the fact that she is able to move on. Reminds me of myself.
this poem is a fabulous one. it speaks for itself. this poem expresses the feeling of a woman. this poem is a really touching one n literally expresses the feeling of a woman left alone by her loved one. i really apprecieate the efforts taken by the poet n is worth lots of words or praise.
This poem made me cry; but at the same time it made me realize that I can go on after my divorce too. Wish your mom all the luck in the world!
This poem really made me think and relise I'm not the only one going through this . thank you and please write more
I'm going thru just such a situation rite now and the pain it causes cannot be expressed. I've gone thru the poem a no. of times, and each time, I love it more and more. So very real it sounds. Keep up the good work!
the poem is so true. i had to leave my g/f behind and she probably feels this way every day. miss you baby
I really loved it. the poem remainded me when i loved a boy. and tried to move on.
It always seems no matter how hard we try the one that loves the most is always the one that suffers. The poem is very strong with feeling.
i love this poem because it gives out a such a positive notion, which states that even if love fails to prevail. tomorrow will always give you a new beginning to learn to love again.
i love this poem i am going through a break up after 20 yrs and 25 years of being together its painful.
I like your poem,
Aww, It's cute, but I know whatcha mean. oh wow do I. Keep writing, the stuffs great. straight from the heart!
I have just recently broken up with my lover, Not by my choice at all, I too wondered and still do, what I could have done to keep him with me. Its been so very hard for me, I've cried and prayed for his return, knowing that to stay with him is to desert myself. This poem, will hopefully give me the power and will to move on and find life out side of that relationship.
this poem kicked
this poem describes whats happening between me and my boyfriend.hope to read more poems from you
I loved it! Sad and touch- ing.
I liked your peom becase I too have a lost love, he has a new girlfried now and I just wanted to say that I was doing the same thing, I still am I just hope I get over him soon or I get once again!
Among all the poems i read, i can conclude by saying that this is one of the best poems.Thanks for sharing ur poem with us..and i really appreciate it..
The poem really touched me.. See I have been married for 24 years now and nine months ago my husband walked out on me. I only hope I will have the courage to put my life back together and go on.
I loved your poem! It brought tears to my eyes because of a recent relationship that I was in, i emailed him the poem also. Wwe are both in the navy and he had left me after 3 years of a relationship and after a miscaradge with his child. Thak you for the inspiration. Anything helps.
can relate great poem
Wow! I'm really actually crying over this just reminds me so much of my own relationship. It's like she's transcripts of y thoughts from the past few days.
it was beautiful , my parents are going through the same thing at the moment , well done
i would give you a 8 for this. my mother went down the same road.