Learn More

Eric Cockrell


Fallen, Empty, And Broken


fallen soldier
fallen sky
fallen angel
from on high
fallen heartache
fallen soul
fallen man
losing control

empty bed
empty arms
empty dreams
empty heart
empty wallet
empty hands
cant take nothin'
from an empty man

broken promises
broken vows
broken spirit
wont allow
broken fences
broken lives
broken tomorrows
broken nights

fallen, empty, and broken
every road is the same
bent, bruised, and shaken
still numb from the pain
now you dont answer
when i call out your name
fallen, empty, and broken
walking in the rain...

fallen, empty, and broken...

Submitted: Friday, July 01, 2011

Do you like this poem?
1 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Fallen, Empty, And Broken by Eric Cockrell )

Enter the verification code :

  • Bronze Star - 7,018 Points * Sunprincess * (10/2/2012 8:14:00 AM)

    oh this is a sad one and most people
    are only a couple of weeks or so from
    being in this predictament..excellent
    write. :) (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  6. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  7. And Death Shall Have No Dominion, Dylan Thomas
  8. If, Rudyard Kipling
  9. I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  10. On the Ning Nang Nong, Spike Milligan

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I heard the bells on Christmas day
Their old familiar carols play,
And wild and sweet the words repeat
Of peace on earth, good will to men.

...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. No More Yelling, Michael P. McParland
  2. No Greater Love, Michael P. McParland
  3. Nightlife, Michael P. McParland
  4. Never Ending, Michael P. McParland
  5. Needed Sleep, Michael P. McParland
  6. Needed, Michael P. McParland
  7. Need To Know, Michael P. McParland
  8. Need, Michael P. McParland
  9. Where Did I go wrong, Poetic Lilly Emery
  10. A Universal Gift, Sandra Feldman
[Hata Bildir]