Margaret Moran

The Cross We Carry - Poem by Margaret Moran

Mostly our own pain
With us from early childhood
Is the cross we bear

Topic(s) of this poem: cross, human condition, pain, painful, personality, woe, wounds

Form: Haiku

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Our own wounds, limitations, personality defects, our own personal experience of the pain of the human condition, and the damage people have done to us, all play a part in our true cross.

Comments about The Cross We Carry by Margaret Moran

  • David Wood (9/18/2015 6:05:00 AM)

    A wonderfully brilliant poem, so much said in so few words. Lovely haiku.....10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, September 18, 2015

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