Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

Sweet pain and bitter Joy

Susan Piwang Avatar    Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Sweet pain and bitter Joy which was written by poet Susan Piwang. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Susan Piwang

Best Susan Piwang Poems

+ Fav Poet

Sweet pain and bitter Joy

I'm happy you remembered me
I'm sad that you forgot
I'd be overcome with joy
If today happened all the time
But it doesn't--so I'm not.
I'm half full of happiness
And half full of pain
I cry while I laugh
And cringe as I smile
I sing sweet songs in joy
and taste the tears
Trickling down my face
I'm happy you were you today
But sad, because you weren't

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment

A comment has not been posted for this poem. Encourage a poet by being the first to comment.