A tanka poem on the consequence of having loved and lost.


To have loved and lost

To have loved and lost
are a heaven and a hell;
and the place between
is its own purgatory,
a limbo of washing out.




Poetry by Ngoc Nguyen The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2018-04-30 at 02:06

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Ashe The PoetBay support member heart!
Very well said.
Ashe
2018-04-30


Thomas DeFreitas The PoetBay support member heart!
Excellent. A fine début for Poetbay!
2018-04-30


ken d williams The PoetBay support member heart!
Has what was wrote: Tis better to of loved and been loved and lost - than never - of experienced - expressed no love at all!
Ken
2018-04-30