Godfrey Morris

Rookie - 179 Points (August 1,1982 / Kingston, Jamaica)

Dry Cry


My heart is heavy
burden with pain
but still no path
to banish these tears
and still no herb to soothe
these fears.

Heart-ache,
flinching eyes,
but still no crystal drop of rain
to wash these woes away

only dusty air
and memories
too hard to bear.

copyright (c) 2014

Submitted: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
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