A Tear

A tear for the pain
depression to hurt,
to crush me inside;
Will anything work?

A tear can explain
it witnesses angst,
what no one can see;
with all that had sank.

A tear in distress
solitude gained,
It's better alone
to ease up the pain.

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Ana M. Torres is a published author and poet. She published novels Love Child and its sequels Child No More, and Child Scorned. She is also the author of three Christmas/short story poetry books J and K Christmas, and the sole Shadowed Tears. She was born in New York and is the mother of two boys Jason and Kristofer.

Last updated September 15, 2015