Needless Tears


  • Sadness
    • jickyjack
    • I have recently had my book "Brain Etchings" poetry from a cynical old geezer published. It is available on or you can contact me here.

    Needless Tears

    When inside myself I look
    Much different than an open book
    where words express a thoughtful scene
    the words in me are painful screams
    unlike a placid, crystal lake
    my thoughts are snarled, full of ache
    Expression haunts me
    when I speak
    the meaning lost
    from skills so weak
    relationships begin to crumble
    frustration trips me so I stumble
    with heavy soul from desperate fears
    so needless now my falling tears

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    mistyparish commented on Needless Tears


    This is a wonderful poem. It drew me in from the very beginning. I think that almost anyone could really relate with this. Very well put!

    Charlie23 commented on Needless Tears


    This is a writing that I can so easily relate to! Awesome write!

    alejapoet commented on Needless Tears


    I would be a millionaire right now if I could count all my tears and your tears of life. Often and sadly it is a shame that i have cried practically all of my life but it brings so much strength and healing afterwards. Wonderful poem and it is such a reality.

    Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.

    Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

    jickyjack’s Poems (10)

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    A Lost Mind 2
    Insomnia 4
    70 to Life 3
    Am not a Woman 2
    Death and Darkness 3
    The Phone Call 2
    Needless Tears 3
    A Wrenched Heart 3