Perseverance

Be the Rain

A poem of perseverance and womanhood

Author, D. Denise Dianaty
3 min readApr 11, 2024

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This poem was originally in response to someone railing against my implacable hold to the truth and to decent, respectful treatment of those I don’t agree with. Just because I don’t agree with someone is no reason to disrespect them. That I would not join in that disrespect with him opened me to quite vile castigation. I simply wrote this poem in response.

I got the biggest kick out of his ever-escalating rage at my non-retaliatory stance. It REALLY pissed him off! Am I a bad…

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Author, D. Denise Dianaty

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