Mihaela Pirjol


Lovers' Heart-Ache (Senryu) - Poem by Mihaela Pirjol

the ironic smile
seduces with mystery—
concealing heart-ache

Topic(s) of this poem: heartache, irony, love, smile

Form: Senryu


Comments about Lovers' Heart-Ache (Senryu) by Mihaela Pirjol

  • Valsa George (11/18/2018 3:29:00 AM)

    Even when a cauldron is seething inside, we opt to cover it with a put on smile! In a way it is advisable! A smiling face is preferred to a glum visage! A poignant haiku! (Report)Reply

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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (4/26/2018 9:59:00 AM)

    The power of smile has been nicely depicted in this poem. Wonderful presentation. Thanks. (Report)Reply

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  • (4/18/2018 1:25:00 PM)

    Wonderful lines..smile is a mask which conceals heartache (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Poem Edited: Monday, February 18, 2019


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