Heather Burns


Yesterdays Sorrow


A gentle rain
begins to fall
washing cares
of life away

clearing
darkened skies
from fragments
of yesterday

a new day has
dawned
looking for
tomorrow

releasing
saddened hearts
from yesterdays
sorrows.








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Submitted: Friday, October 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 08, 2014

Topic(s): life


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  • Veteran Poet - 3,279 Points Amitava Sur (10/11/2013 6:17:00 AM)

    A short poem definitely with a strong msg that you have to move forward, forgetting the earlier sorrows- with a view to survive (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 521 Points Unwritten Soul (10/6/2013 9:34:00 PM)

    Will be any rain to clear my heart like the rain did to earth...then tears come but pain still not fade away_Soul (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 6,681 Points Valsa George (10/5/2013 8:36:00 AM)

    There is a rare gentleness about all your writings! Like a sligt drizzle, it refreshes! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 751 Points Wahab Abdul (10/5/2013 5:39:00 AM)

    A gentle rain
    begins to fall
    washing cares of life
    away

    clearing
    darkened skies
    from fragments of
    yesterday

    a new day has
    dawned
    looking for
    tomorrow

    releasing
    saddened hearts
    from yesterdays
    sorrow....................................excellent write, sweet, it has great meaning and good flow...love it 10... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 60 Points Efe Benjamin (10/5/2013 2:19:00 AM)

    in my own opinion of the poem: a gentle rain begins to fall, a rain of hope, hope to wash away every past sorrow, and hope for better future, when a new day has dawned. its a soft, gentle poem, full of wit..its a 10 for me (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 615 Points Dave Walker (10/4/2013 5:18:00 PM)

    A great poem, sometimes a new day can be very welcoming, then we can say
    goodbye to a bad yesterday. (Report) Reply

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