Posts tagged ‘tears’

September 20, 2017

Same in Pain

by Colly

Yellow petals welcome in light.

Yellow petals be my thoughts tonight.

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Petals of discouragement, petals of pain.

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September 18, 2017

I CANNOT WRITE IN CURSIVE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

I cannot write in cursive
when I write poetry,
when I write about you
and the life we had 

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September 11, 2017

Language of the Heart

by lindaluna583

Any emotion
may be expressed

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September 7, 2017

BEING ME

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

being me
is hurting you
it’s sad to say
but still it’s true 

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September 4, 2017

THE CADENCE OF MY HEART

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I lie alone in bed
with words
and rhymes
and rhythms
beating
in my head 

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August 28, 2017

ANGEL TEARS FALL

by thereluctantpoet

By Fiona Renshaw and Charles Robert Lindholm

Angel tears fall from the sky,
As they lay watching from the clouds,
Saddened by the world they see,
They cry to see our fear.

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August 20, 2017

A LOSING BATTLE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

as she signs the final papers

she keeps blinking her eyes

thinking of vows, remembering lies

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August 18, 2017

Now I Lay Me Down

by lindaluna583

Now I lay me down to weep.

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July 2, 2017

HAIKU: RAIN UPON A GARDEN

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

 

The tears I cry fall

like rain upon a garden

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June 24, 2017

WITH A CHILDLIKE HOPE AND A HEARTFELT PRAYER

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

It was an offense
but was it intentional? No!
and I’ve begged Her forgiveness
now that I know

In my haste and exuberance
a sin, unintended
and I prayed to the Lord
that this breach may be mended

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June 23, 2017

I AM NOT A POET

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I AM NOT A POET
I AM JUST A SCRIBE
WRITING DOWN THE WORDS
THE UNIVERSE WHISPERS
TO ME ON THE WIND

THE WORDS SING
TO NATURE’S SONG
THEY SPEAK TO THE SOUL
AND TOUCH OUR HEARTS

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June 19, 2017

MY WORN AND TATTERED HEART

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

forlorn and forgotten
like refrigerator art
once you vowed to love me
but now we live apart

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June 15, 2017

A SPECIAL TIME WITH HIM —–(A REMEMBRANCE OF DAD)

by thereluctantpoet

 

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

I PLAYED THE PIANO SOFTLY
TO AN OLD TIME GOSPEL HYMN
IT SEEMED TO BRING DAD’S MEMORY BACK
IT WAS A SPECIAL TIME WITH HIM

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June 14, 2017

THE EARTH KNOWS SHE’S SICK OF US

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

The earth knows

she’s sick of us

volcanos cough

a rain of tears

the wind blows

and the earth knows

she has a cold

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June 11, 2017

I FUMBLED WITH MY SMILE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

You’re supposed to be brave
You’re not supposed to cry

but I fumbled with my smile each time
I was forced to mumble, Hi! 

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May 26, 2017

WHY WOULD YOU WANT TO LIVE WITH SOMEONE WHO’S NOT IN LOVE WITH YOU?

by thereluctantpoet

—THE DARK DAYS—

By Charles Robert Lindholm

 

Why would you want to

live with someone

who’s not in love

with you?

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May 26, 2017

THE NIGHT CRIED

by thereluctantpoet

-Memories of the Past-
By Charles Robert Lindholm

And the night cried
With a shower of tears
In torrents
When it learned
The truth about you
That you were leaving

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April 27, 2017

Stars Slip Through My Hands

by braveandrecklessblog

the haunted hours

rendered transparent

ghost in my own life

my heart

an empty room

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April 24, 2017

WEEDING

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

The seeds of love he planted

grew deeply in my heart

He wrapped his love

around my world

in a romantic

work of art 

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April 14, 2017

Broken Angel

by braveandrecklessblog

His broken halo

Still gleamed dull gold

His haunted eyes

Kaleidoscope of

All that he had seen

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April 8, 2017

I Cry in Hearts

by braveandrecklessblog

i cry in hearts

they fall into

my open palms

slipping gently between

my cupped fingers

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March 20, 2016

Let Me Help You Cry

by russtowne

Let Me Help You Cry

The raging storm inside you that you fear

Will drown you in a flood of tears

If you ever let your feelings show

There’s nowhere else for it to go.

I know you’re brave and I know you’re strong

But you’ve been treading water far too long.

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January 9, 2016

aye

by John S

Sometimes, I weep, yet cannot
see the edge’s line and filigree.

Add to this – dim appeal,
obtuse affection, not fresh not real.

Creek beds flow in pouring rain
tears evolve, invoking pain.

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June 3, 2015

Tears to the eye

by Jem Croucher

 

As I walked the long mile
By the dawn’s early light
I was privileged to witness
A spectacular sight
So with camera in hand
With a click and a prayer
I captured the moment
That I witnessed right there

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January 12, 2015

Not You Anymore…

by Apurva

A piece of my heart,

still lies suspended,

in the intergalactic space

of time,

unresponsive

to the gravitational pull

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December 17, 2014

Teary Eyed

by Apurva

Night is dark, shutters

tight, yet naughty rivulets

slip out to slide

© Apurva

September 22, 2014

Music Says So Much

by graypoet

Feelings are something we all have
Whether we try to avoid or ignore
They make us who we truly are
Without feelings, we can’t be sure.

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December 26, 2013

Lost Voices

by wordypenguin

A million miles ago you see
Star that I just don’t see anymore
Lost on journeys we walked on
Lost are voices heard along the way

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