Waiting For Tears

I trudged through the gelid air,

The grey clouds fat with rain,

But I did not cry.

Our dog barked at the creek,

Confused at its solid state,

And my eyes stayed dry.

Every day is now the same,

Hours morphing into weeks,

Waiting for my tears.


Written for Lynn’s Tuesday Picture Prompt 3 (via Glen McKenzie)

Image by Lynn @ justabitfurther.

©️2020 Paula Light and Light Motifs II. No unauthorized use permitted. Please check out Paula’s books for sale on Amazon.

13 responses to “Waiting For Tears

  1. Such a wonderful poem

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  2. 😢 Dang…
    I know that feeling and your words evoke it so well.

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  3. Fabulous. Gaelic is a great word. ❤

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  4. Thanks again so Paula for adding to the block of entires looking at this week’s prompt. A wonderfully written and soul touching poem. Thanks.

    We’re back from holidays, so I’m reblogging it today.

    Please feel free to stop by again.


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  5. Pingback: Lynns Tuesday Picture Prompt #3 – A Reblog From Paula Light(Light Motifs II) – justabitfurther

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