Mike Acker

Chaos - Poem by Mike Acker

It is chaos
out of order

love is a chime
in the silence

it is a gem
in the rubble

love is living
among the dead

it is the sorrow
of the joy amid
tears that must follow

love is everything
that should never be

Topic(s) of this poem: Love

Comments about Chaos by Mike Acker

  • F. J. Thomas (8/13/2014 1:12:00 PM)

    I had to smile at this one Mike....love is everything that should never be......I have loved deeper than I thought humanly possible; and hated love itself after enduring the pain that followed. Wonderful (Report) Reply

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  • (5/1/2014 10:38:00 AM)

    Thank you both, Shobana and Lyn. I appreciate the kind words! (Report) Reply

  • Shobana Gomes (5/1/2014 7:04:00 AM)

    Your last stanza is interesting when all along we have been made to believe that love is everything. Loved reading this poem with its contradictory nuances. Excellent. (Report) Reply

  • Lyn Paul (4/17/2014 6:35:00 PM)

    For your write Chaos.... With Love and support you have the strength to cope with any Chaos or pain. Great words
    Thank you
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 17, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 5, 2014

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