Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership


See and share Beautiful Nature Photos and amazing photos of interesting places



Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

Damning Sorrow, For Love

Jayne Eggins Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Damning Sorrow, For Love which was written by poet Jayne Eggins. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Jayne Eggins

Best Jayne Eggins Poems

+ Fav Poet

Damning Sorrow, For Love

when I heard 
Miss Piggy laugh,
on those days ?
I would be OK 
between the oceans
of pain, we had paddled
to meet 


plastic bags of magic
hanging from fishing poles
wheeled in, by flying nuns


with blessings 
of water and love, 
we divined ways to forget, 
the moments in minutes 
when agony pushes through


to shave another piece off
our shared sheer will, 
and eating the pieces
were the demons
we all harbor,
unwilling jailers 
of repeat offenders
spot our roll-call


barf jokes became 
our Da Vinci Code,
and when one of us 
started losing ground 
it was you who brought
us back around, 
the eternal clown
no frowns allowed


rest in Elysian fields
my darling, 
in the wee hours 
eternity crept from eyes
and misted with disbelief,


from the oceans we traveled
we drink a drop 
to you our funny love,
and damn all sorrow 
to another day 

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 7/26/2011 9:01:00 PM
    Is there a contest you can enter this in? So filled with amazing images - enjoyed so much!