I sat there and waited
Never left the porch
But you never showed
It's like you burned my heart with a torch...
Waiting Poems - On The Difficulty Of Waiting
One famous historical book says, "expectation postponed is making the heart sick". Those wise words have proven true time and again for many. Many people wait their whole lives for things that are difficult to come across, like true love or exceptional secular opportunities. Unfortunately, some things, like finding a soulmate, do not necessarily happen when one would like. Often, the wait can become frustrating, causing sadness, anger and other negative feelings. One way to combat such feelings is to read the poetry of others who have experienced similar emotions.
I sat there and waitedFeatured Shared Story
I was 3 or 4 when my daddy left me. Just my mommy by my side. I wondered why he left me. My mommy said I may never know. As I got older I found out more things. I still ask myself why he left...
Poem About Waiting For Missing Children
I never knew a broken heart could keep on breaking.
You keep on sending your love, but no one's there to take it.
Rivers of tears keep a steady flow...
But no one's there to know.Featured Shared Story
This really brought tears to my eyes as I have been dealing with CPS and fighting for my babies for a year and a half. I miss them so much and just wish and pray they would soon be returned...
Poem About Not Waiting Any More For Parents Love
I sit alone in the darkness
Waiting for him to come back to me.
Can he hear my cries?Featured Shared Story
I haven't lost my dad, but I did lose one of my closest friends who sent me a scary letter then never talked to me again. A year later, and I'm still waiting for him. This poem explains just...
Poems About Waiting For Someone You Love To Come Home
My heart is set, on that glorious day.
When your work is done, and you're home to stay.
I'll be waiting right here, with open arms.
To hold you close, and keep you warm.Featured Shared Story
I am in a long distance relationship and these words were soothing. I knew I wasn't alone and my boo is soon visiting sooo..they were timely. I can't wait to hug him tight.
Waiting For Death Husband In A Vegetative State
Can he see me?
Can he hear me?
Does he know I'm there?
When I am standing at his bedside or sitting in a chair.Featured Shared Story
I have a friend that's keeping their illness/sickness a secret. Not telling family or friends. Just struggling to deal with it alone. So I'm trying to encourage her and help in any way I can.
Poem About Waiting For The One You Love
in Lonely Poems
Imagine the sun sinking
and dim turns to dark.
The silence that surrounds you,
the shadows that make their mark.Featured Shared Story
I can feel the sadness. I can actually imagine myself in a room and waiting, and hearing a clock tick the minutes away. It's great when you can pull the reader into your world.