Below is the poem entitled A missing piece of Life which was written by poet
Haynes. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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What happen with going to church to
praise & pray?
stay for afternoon services to seek what
the pastor have to say.
Have dinner as a family, like please pass
We always respected what the elders had
When adults was talking kids had to go
away and play
Didn't have much but, we made a way.
laughing and playing having a wonderful
When life seemed rough & the going got
tough we came together with love for one
Mom-ma & daddy worked so hard to keep
their family together.
Your friends would never cross each other
because we all was like sisters & brothers.
We didn't have cell phones or internet
service so we always made away to check
in on each other.
These are the days we truly had love for
Laying the Bible down have led us to
destruction. We have become
conceited and not praying for one another.
By: Fredrick Haynes