Heather Burns


A Broken Heart (Prose) - Poem by Heather Burns

When you left my heart
was broken
tiny pieces were scattered
everywhere
my search to find and
repair the damage began

I grew very excited for
in my search
thinking I had finally
gathered all the pieces
together
The task trying to attach
each piece in the proper

place so it would look
as if nothing ever
happened

No one would ever know
the damage that had been
done. I was almost finished

when realizing a tiny piece
was still missing

searching everywhere in
the darkest corners but
it had vanished. I finally
came to understand a broken

heart will never be as it
once was
a broken heart will always

remember.






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Comments about A Broken Heart (Prose) by Heather Burns

  • Veteran Poet - 1,428 Points Melvina Germain (6/13/2015 10:02:00 AM)

    Sadness revealed, surely a heart print that will never go away..... (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 0 Points Mahima Pahwa (5/16/2015 2:27:00 AM)

    a poem....that touched my heart the words usage has been done quite nicely (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Mahima Pahwa (5/16/2015 2:25:00 AM)

    nice poem....that touched my heart the words usage has been done quite nicely (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Mahima Pahwa (5/16/2015 2:24:00 AM)

    nice poem.....
    even i have a poem named broken heart but it is quite different as it is telling about a girl who has a friend and she has cancer (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 4,662 Points Patricia Grantham (11/17/2014 10:26:00 AM)

    How can you mend a broken heart?
    One piece at a time and very slowly.
    A touchng read. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 30,000 Points Akhtar Jawad (10/26/2014 12:24:00 PM)

    I think the missing tiny piece was trust, when it vanishes it is never found again. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 563 Points Sahra Hussein (10/26/2014 4:19:00 AM)

    it makes me to remember how it felt being heart brown. good poem 10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 207 Points Lily Mosweu (9/25/2014 9:36:00 PM)

    Indeed, a broken heart never forgets. The pain, the love... One might mask it all but deep down they can never run away from it. I love it! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 24 Points Seema Roy (8/20/2014 8:57:00 AM)

    Lovly penned true emotions. Very true. The scar will remain forever. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,701 Points Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black (8/15/2014 5:44:00 PM)

    it's so sad to be the one left behind but spirit heals and triumphs...good poem (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 57 Points Marisa Eutsler (5/5/2014 11:10:00 AM)

    so well written, and this is so true. love it oh so much (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 15,431 Points Ramesh Rai (4/3/2014 10:03:00 PM)

    searching everywhere in
    the darkest corners but
    it had vanished. I finally
    came to understand a broken
    heart will never be as it
    once was
    a broken heart will always
    remember.
    beautiful.love it. regards.10+++* (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,939 Points Amitava Sur (2/5/2014 5:46:00 AM)

    Very well detailing about the irrepairable loss, resulting to a broken heart..... very well written
    You may read my poems - 1) All at a time 2) Cause (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,281 Points Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (12/14/2013 8:12:00 PM)

    Swimming in the sea of sadness yet a true testimony of a broken heart. Well done! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 68 Points Susy Evelyne (11/1/2013 3:16:00 PM)

    Such a poignant, honest poem that creates a powerful image as we read it. I love most: 'a broken heart will always remember.' Hope writing the sadness helps it to heal a little. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,010 Points Susan Lacovara (10/12/2013 10:08:00 PM)

    So bittersweet when we realize those little pieces of our hearts can never be replace...try as we might...So comforting to know we have shared emotions, experiences and events that shape our poet's hearts. Lovely, lovely, lovely! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 23,766 Points Roseann Shawiak (9/30/2013 2:02:00 AM)

    Thank you very much for your comment on my poem, Words Of Expression. I appreciate it and the fact that you read my poem.
    Once your heart has been broken it is scarred forever even if you piece it back together. A new love may help you regain your balance, but the scar is there nevertheless throughout life, causing the heart to always remember, just as you stated in last line of your poem. Beautiful write. Thank you for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,625 Points Ken E Hall (9/5/2013 4:19:00 AM)

    So so true a broken heart never forgets, a small piece but a huge statement that is so clear well said indeed...regards | Delete this message (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,023 Points Geetha Jayakumar (9/4/2013 8:03:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem..A broken heart cannot be mended. But still a last hope, a small piece can mend it again.
    Fantastic write Heather. Loved it. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Deepak Sawhney (9/4/2013 7:20:00 AM)

    Couldn't agree more than what has already been stated in a few comments below, especially the aspect of David Wood's...'Hope'. Doubtlessly a great rendition, yet 'Hope' tomorrow will be better than today. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, September 2, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, December 4, 2014


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