Tag Archives: Tears

WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Mnemonic

Certain music, photographs and even smells Are the mnemonics that often serve to jell Key events, people, and places we might forget And in so forgetting, even live to regret That we have sadly forgotten these moments Be these of … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Sympathize

Remembering back to the days When I found peace in your eyes Thinking back on your ways It was always so easy to sympathize Learning about love from our first smile Walking hand in hand for many miles Our love … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Profuse

Time bleeds profusely across my lost page Senses felt, sometimes love; others empty rage Dancing on the ends of pierced second hands Pivoting with leaping conclusions that sometimes land You speak to me of patience as time slips away With … Continue reading

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War Drums Beating

War Drums Beating by Michael Romani The war drums are beating There is no more retreating But for you, the battle is over You will be buried in clover Your fight is over my friend Your path has come to … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Allergic

Maybe it’s an allergic reaction to all of my tears Too many times beaten down in all of my years Always getting back up again to find myself alone Always finding that maybe I’m better off turned to stone Actions, … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Leave No Needed Words and Deeds For Tomorrow

“The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe, abolitionist and novelist (1811-1896)      

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Patina

Light blasts through the mental accumulation As we get in tuned with the new procrastination The patina grows through the memories of pain Flowing in our lives like moments spent in the rain We laughed so loud in voices meant … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Time Etches Our Smiles and Tears On Our Faces

“Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed.” – Natalie Clifford Barney, poet, playwright, and novelist (31 Oct 1876-1972) Given her unusual life, it’s not surprising that she forgets that life also engraves it’s laughs and … Continue reading

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Firefighter 54

I wrote this on the way back from my sister’s funeral. Today, it is really hitting me hard.  I miss my sister so much.  She was so much more than my older sister.  She was my confidant and best friend.  … Continue reading

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Desperately Clinging

Desperately Clinging by Michael Romani Desperately clinging to hope We know we are wrong Dreaming these dreams We knew were too wrong We hang on and on Desperate to somehow go on No matter the cost Even after all is … Continue reading

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