Terence George Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)
Metaphors Of The Heart: Tears Of Pain Or Joy? - Poem by Terence George Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)
enigma tears heart tears or heart cheers?
'a single tear lies upon my cheek
a silver pearl a glistening streak
my heart is broken, I cannot speak'
or I am ecstatic, it is happiness I shriek
nobility of mind purpose admits no defeat!
an angelic ethereal atmosphere defeats despair
unique creativity rebirth is an emotional solar flare
Copyright © Terence George Craddock
Topic(s) of this poem: love and life
Poet's Notes about The Poem
Upon rereading 'Snowpowder' a poem I had written back in November 1981, actually reading the words on the screen, not the words in my head, I discovered I had typed in five errors; when I retyped it in Jakarta Indonesia. The first error I had typed pear; instead of pearl, and thus revisited lines lead to alternative possibilities in a succinct concept of contrast and 'Metaphors Of The Heart: Tears Of Pain Or Joy? ' was born. Hope you enjoy the read, I enjoyed the write, tears apart the clothe of expectations. :)
The three quoted lines are from 'Snowpowder' by Terence George Craddock.
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