Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

My sunshine

Tshifhiwa Mafora Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled My sunshine which was written by poet Tshifhiwa Mafora. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Tshifhiwa Mafora

Best Tshifhiwa Mafora Poems

+ Fav Poet

My sunshine

My sunshine

I was young, sophisticated and not so carefree when I heard the sound of your voice for the first time. 
Feels like yesterday when we met ,the future remained uncertain.
You asked if you could see the lady with a beautiful smile again and all I could think was, I don't know this man, never met him before. 

A vision and a thought I don't regret till this day I met my sunshine.
Days,weeks and months would pass by and we were a distant from each other. 
Then I knew I had to accept that my heart had fallen in love with you and I could not deny it further.I had no strength to fight no more, but to surrender.

I was in love with you, your charisma and the beauty of your sense of being.
The thought of not being with you, felt like a part of me had been torn and wasted. That's when my heart knew we were meant to be and you had become someone I hoped to share my life with. 

I give praise to the One above, that my heart found a home in you and yours in my mine. When the days seem dark and hard, you are there to lit them bright, my sunshine. Yes, you are my soulmate, my best friend, my husband. 
You are my strength when I am weak. 
You always make hardships easier to bear. I will adore and love you unconditionally till the end of time as I love you this much.

Promise that you will always brighten up my days, as you are my shine that shines bright from the sun and beyond.

Copyright © Tshifhiwa Mafora

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 5/26/2013 6:35:00 AM
    thank you guyz, much appreciated

  1. Date: 4/23/2013 10:26:00 PM
    Tshifhiwa, Wishing you a nice warm welcome to the Poetry Soup. I hope you find this community to be one of the best. May you find inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets, and myself! If you ever want or need feedback on any given poem, please feel free and look me up by clicking on my name anytime you see it. HUGS <3 from your newest friend ~*~SKAT"

  1. Date: 4/22/2013 8:35:00 PM
    I liked your poem. Nobody wants to be lonely. I hope to find a man to share my life with someday soon. Having a partner has always been a desire I had. All I have is pain, regret though life is getting better for me. I keep hope that I will find that good man I always dreamed of.

  1. Date: 4/22/2013 7:18:00 AM
    What a beautiful tribute to your husband. Hope he appreciates how much he means to you. Keep shining xx

  1. Date: 4/21/2013 9:44:00 AM
    Tshifhiwa, a lovely poem, of sunshine... you gave the reader such a pleasant warm light feeling, that would brighten anyone's day, , "Welcome to the poetry soup. My name is Linda; many poets on the soup call me PD for fun. I'm stopping by to invite you on over to my latest contest --called the “7 wonders” I'm hoping you will consider the enjoyment and challenges we offer in our contest. If you like, please consider my contest. You can find the contest page on the top left hand side. I’m looking forward in reading and enjoying your poems in the future. Today I will start by reading all you have posted this far..... Thanks @-> LINDA <-@"