Drowned In Your Tears #poetry #poem


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I watched you broken-hearted

your tears unabated

rivulets became streams

rivers filled and parted

*

Diving in fighting the current

a stroke of hope

upstream making little headway

I swam against the torrent

*

holding you in the rain

they found me

awash in the aftermath

drowned in your toilsome pain

This poem is in response to the picture prompt Picture It Write It hosted by Ermalia

The Art Work like this water color  entitled Colour a moment by PixieCold can be found at Deviant Art 

Published by moondustwriter

Thank you for visiting Moondustwriter. In 2019, we have an exciting project. We are developing elementary curriculum for Ugandan children. As a writer, it is a thrill to help children who want to learn. Along with the curriculum, we hope to develop simple fictions about Uganda for the children to read at school. Trust me books are in short supply. We will use our trusted story tellers: a butterfly and a lion to make the stories come alive. Stay tuned as Bethany and Me put pen to paper. I've been part of the blogging community for more than 10 years. Some old timers may remember the award winning (2012 Twitter Shorty ) blog community - One Stop Poetry. I was the (quiet) originator of the idea and co-producer of One Stop Poetry. I am a published writer, poet, artist and photographer. I have written, as well as edited, for periodicals, radio, blogs and fellow writers. There are many facets to this moon - thanks for stopping by.

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11 Comments

  1. Often, they… that care to offer their heart of help… become a victim.

    Lovely painting. Your words, are a brush that paints a finer picture. _m

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