Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

Sifting through Sand

M. E. Hathcock Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Sifting through Sand which was written by poet M. E. Hathcock. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by M. E. Hathcock

Best M. E. Hathcock Poems

+ Fav Poet

Sifting through Sand

Sifting through the sand
Looking for something with value or at 
least something solid to grasp
Every clump touched quickly breaks away 
and falls through the cracks
Tiny pieces glistening in the sun look so 
Just to small to have any true substance
What once was a solid piece of beauty has 
slowly crumbled away with time
The glue that once held it all together is 
now lost
Now these separate tiny pieces are just 
blown away in the breeze.

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 8/5/2012 10:16:00 AM
    Yes often what we fall in love with about a person is what we grow to hate in the end..funny..yes? Light & Love