Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

From The Grave

Broken Wings Avatar Broken Wings - LIFETIME Premium Member Broken Wings - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail Go to Poets Blog Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled From The Grave which was written by poet Broken Wings. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Broken Wings

Best Broken Wings Poems

+ Fav Poet

From The Grave

~ There was a box kept upon a shelf An old and tattered pretty box Inside were all my precious memories All my happiness, my sorrows and tears Kept safe from my crumbling mind The lid always closed and locked And when I wanted to remember again My childhood, youth and decay Slowly, I opened the worn lid With gnarled hands, I held my life Remembering all the chapters All the love, hardship and sorrows But most I treasured happiness And how I loved this life Lived ~ June 28, 2013 Free Verse

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 7/5/2013 4:57:00 PM
    enjoying this gem again, my friend. Hope you and the kitties are doing well x

  1. Date: 7/3/2013 7:40:00 PM
    Constance, a moving poem tugging at the heart a little and ending with a feeling of joy. Well written :)

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 3:41:00 PM
    absolutely beautiful, my friend. hope you and those cute kitties are having a great weekend x

  1. Date: 6/28/2013 7:41:00 PM
    this is beautiful. Soupmail. Sweetie.