Grief Poem

A Mother's Grief For Her Child

This poem is sad, no other way it could possibly be for a mother grieving the loss of her child. Once a mother bears this ultimate heartache of the death her own child, her life is forever altered. Sometimes she might go to a place within her soul where she can bring her sorrow with her yet find some solace in her present state of mind, a place that accepts her sorrow and gives her comfort.

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Shore Of Sorrow's Sea

© more by Patricia L. Cisco

Published by Family Friend Poems August 2019 with permission of the Author.

By the shore of Sorrow's sea,
waves of tears roll endlessly,

cries that pierce this misty veil,
on wings of echoed winds take sail,

osmium heart, head bowed in hand,
her lonely footprints on the sand.

By the shore of Sorrow's sea,
sitting, waiting patiently,

holding every memory
on this side of eternity,

a mother's love will always be
by the shore of Sorrow's sea.

Until the day her soul is free,
she strolls the shore of Sorrow's sea.



I am a mother of two grown sons, we are an extremely close family & extended family, like all families we have had many wonderful & blessed times through life and we have experienced heart ache as well, I raised my sons, to never make judgement upon another persons journey in this life and to be the best them that they can be , that is all we...

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