Joseph Tanner

Rookie - 118 Points (29/01/1982 / United Kingdom)

Love Hurts - Poem by Joseph Tanner

Punching the wall until I see red,
My fist is thumping,
Not hurting has much as I.
Love holds you tight,
Until the very last breath.
Crumbled on the floor,
Surrounded by a deadly silence,
Only the wails of my soul can be heard.
Ended in seconds with careless thought,
While love last a lifetime.
When the tears have crystallized,
All emotions released,
I see clearly now.
A love I can’t live with or without,
Every second my thoughts consumed by you.
Now I sit thinking what have I done?
Through the hate and fear of losing him,
I find myself wanting him more now than ever.

Comments about Love Hurts by Joseph Tanner

  • (1/8/2006 4:55:00 PM)

    the intricate majesty
    of going forth into love,
    then crashing down
    the bottom
    not in sight
    the heart still yearning
    the confusion finally
    ruling all
    a fine poem
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, January 8, 2006

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