Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  Keith Dyne, iJanet Caldwell, iWilliam DeVault, iJ.S. Bradford, iKathryn Carrington, iPhyllis Jean Green, iDr. Ronald Bissell, i

  Home > Drama > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Timothy Michael Flaherty

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Sponsor Me!
· Success story
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Messages
· 109 Titles
· 675 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Before 2003

Timothy Michael Flaherty, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Dream Symbols In Waking Life
by Jeanne Miller

Have you ever had a dream with certain symbols that seem to appear in waking life? Ever wonder why this happens?..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Featured Book
Captain Angus, the Lighthouse Ghost - E-book audio & print
by Wendy Laing

A children's adventure story about a ghost, who takes them on virtual trips back in time though a magic time tunnel...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Popular Poetry (Drama)
  1.  A Cry For Help
  2.  Dare to Read
  3.  lost in space
  4.  For an old soldier
  5.  Abandoned
  6.  A schizophrenic moment
  7.  He Will Nestle You In His Arms (For Karen
  8.  Crime Scene Investigation
  9.  Ghost Haunts Me
  10.  Hiding Behind A Mask
  11.  Number One
  12.  Eyes of Rage
  13.  Sleeping With The Enemy
  14.  Take off that dress Mrs Haversham
  15.  Hot/Cold Rain
  16.  on the isle of durntwick ... 10
  17.  Good Bye Dear Friend
  18.  Behind Broken Wings ( For Healing Scars an
  19.  Please Forgive Me
  20.  Praying You Will Win ( For Joey Manning)

by Timothy Michael Flaherty

Monday, January 14, 2008
Rated "PG" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Timothy Michael Flaherty
•  DayBreak
•  What You Mean to Me
•  Wednesday's Cantor
•  Shadows in the Mirror
•  Peppermint Rain
           >> View all 95

Have you been heartbroken and cast aside?
Is it hard to lift your head and cry out?
take heed for the watchmen are on the walls
as the truth is disputed around you

I have yearned for intercession
that has left me in tears
and a country move closer
and closer towards judgement.

Breathe into me
and taste the saline
of all misfortune carried away
with each sounding benediction

Donít be so huddled by yourself
and look with eyes that cannot love
and hands that cannot feel
and feet that walk away from the warmth of light

Your eyes will lie to you
and your hands will cover your mouth
as your feet misguide you.

I hear the passing sound of morality
as a little voice cries in anger
to be heard
but the voice is shallow
and deceptive, cloaked in misery and lies.

Learning who I am when the lights go out
all the things I said come back to me
every syllable of doubt and anguish
are bearing down in the confusion of disbelief

the lights are fading on the horizon
as the price of shame trickles down my face
I close my eyes in trembling hands
and search for the morning star.

Silently you whisper and catch
every teardrop
because the ground is empty
and you donít believe I belong there
although I know I deserve much less.

Once again I stumble
to carry this cross
the hill is steep
but your words carry through me.

Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!

Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!

Reviewed by Inspire Hope 7/29/2009
" Breathe " this poem makes my day! I needed
to read this today, it means so much to me!!
Timothy God bless you this and every day!!

Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 1/15/2008
One of your finest!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Elizabeth Price 1/14/2008
Awesome. You really put the reader right under the cross. The human and the divine and you gave us a great part of Jesus' humanity. For the elemental try-to-survive, thought the greatest and worst test of his life is immediately before him. You made me feel his pain. His anguish, fear, dread, shame. Excellent. Liz
Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.