And then I cried

And then I cried

A Poem by LawrenceRaybon
"

The second part of a two poem series. Read the other one 'Drowning' first for full effect. Link: http://www.writerscafe.org/writing/LawrenceRaybon/1933349/

"
And then I cried
The tears washing
My weary being
Of bitter resentment

And then I forgave
Myself my foolishness
My faults and fickleness
Releasing and yet embracing me

And then I wept
For the hope I found
For the bright new day
Tomorrow would bring

And then I smiled
Still a little sad
Still a lot lonely
Not completely healed, but healing.

And then I cried.

© 2017 LawrenceRaybon


Author's Note

LawrenceRaybon
Any feedback would be appreciated. Note: This is a standalone poem but also the second poem in a set of two. Please read 'Drowning' as well. I would absolutely love feedback that took both into account.

My Review

Would you like to review this Poem?
Login | Register




Request Read Request
Add to Library My Library
Subscribe Subscribe


Stats

167 Views
Added on June 25, 2017
Last Updated on June 25, 2017

Author

LawrenceRaybon
LawrenceRaybon

Jackson, MS



About
Hi! I'm an avid reader who loves to write. I also love helping others who are serious about improving their writing! My critiques are in-depth and honest, no ego stroking and I expect the same wh.. more..

Writing