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

Your Healing

Eileen Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail Go to Poets Blog Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Your Healing which was written by poet Eileen Manassian. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Eileen Manassian

Best Eileen Manassian Poems

+ Fav Poet

Your Healing

How can a wound ever heal
When it remains exposed?
Unwashed
Unbandaged
Open to the elements.

How can a heart ever heal
When the memory is raw?
Unaddressed
Unredressed
Open to hurtful recriminations.

How can I ever be whole
When you invade my life?
Your voice
Your eyes
Open the wounds wider.

Why can’t you see
The simple truth?
Your love can…
Bathe me
Cleanse me
Anoint me
Bind me
Save me

My love, my life,
I desire
I crave
I want
I NEED
Your healing!

Eileen Manassian Ghali


Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 7/7/2014 8:08:00 AM
    Your response to Carl resonates with me. We are a rather stubborn lot. I enjoyed this heart felt piece.

  1. Date: 12/11/2012 8:21:00 AM
    The deepest scars we carry in life can only be healed by the grace and mercy of God above, well written Eileen, blessings, Carl

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 12/11/2012 8:26:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Carl, yes...it's true. Sometimes we just don't give him the chance to do the healing work in us...thanks for the post! :)
  1. Date: 12/10/2012 3:28:00 PM
    Eileen, wow...a powerful poem... i want and need the praise myself... from the deepest part of the soul...pd

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 12/10/2012 7:35:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    PD....I have no words to thank you for your support and encouragement. You bring joy to the deepest part of my soul! :) Hugs!
  1. Date: 12/10/2012 9:55:00 AM
    Oh my..deep emotions here Eileen.You write with your heart and soul:-) Hugs and Love~Arild

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 12/10/2012 11:04:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Hi Arlid, I'm wired that way!!! Too emotional at times, but....not much I can do about it. Thanks for reading and your lovely post! :) Have a great day!
  1. Date: 12/10/2012 3:02:00 AM
    Wow, Eileen what emotion in this poem. I hope the wound in this poem gets the tender kiss and touch it needs to heel. It's the holiday season so pull out some mistletoe.

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 12/10/2012 4:55:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Hey Jon, I wrote this quite some time ago...but I felt it wasn't good enough to post. I decided to go ahead. Healing? We all need a little healing in our lives because we all carry baggage and wounds! Thanks for the happy thoughts! XOXOXO