Donnie Wolff

Fyi - Poem by Donnie Wolff

You remind me of misery.

The misery of want

The misery of need

The misery of love.

The misery of not having you,

yet I do.

The pain is sweet to my lips

even as I kiss you.

The hurt of this desire

is pain to my body

yet it moves me.

Your eyes weaken my soul

yet they strengthen me.

Your words are those of suffocation

to my breath

and heaviness to my chest.

Yet I inhale,

with pure want

pure need

and pure misery.

That of which

you remind me.

Topic(s) of this poem: Love

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Inspired by S.U.

Comments about Fyi by Donnie Wolff

  • Rookie Barbara Nixon (2/14/2014 7:21:00 AM)

    Amazing poem, love is bittersweet. It draws one in like a magnet and from thereon in its a struggle to regain control of our feelings/emotions. A futile struggle. 10+ (Report) Reply

    2 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Rookie (De Va) (1/11/2012 4:31:00 PM)

    this is a wonderful write...I really like it......blessings (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,417 Points Adeline Foster (1/4/2012 4:39:00 PM)

    Not really flattering.
    Adeline (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Silentpoet Grl (12/30/2011 3:20:00 AM)

    Stunning write- truly a great poem! (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,128 Points Dave Walker (12/29/2011 2:31:00 PM)

    Like it. A great flowing poem. (Report) Reply

Read all 5 comments »

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

Poem Submitted: Thursday, December 29, 2011

Poem Edited: Saturday, November 1, 2014

[Hata Bildir]