Payment of Tears

I use them on the flowers

That bloom in the dark.

They spill down my cheeks

And run rivulets across my heart.

I taste the salt and wonder;

The price seems so high.

When will they be enough?

How long must I cry?

Copyright (C) 2017 Penny Wilson

**This is a work of fiction.


About Penny Wilson Writes

I am a freelance writer that writes in several genres. I've had a successful blog with a growing and loyal following for more than 5 years. I've written articles for Counseling Directory .org, Introvert Dear .com, WOW Women on Writing and Ariel Chart, a monthly online Journal. I'm currently working on my first novel. You can find more of my writings on my blog at: and follow me on Twitter @pennywilson123.
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2 Responses to Payment of Tears

  1. Beautifully written, Penny. Happy New Year!


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