Magazine, website & books written by teens since 1989

The Tears of Dawn

Custom User Avatar
More by this author
Angel-born smiles slip away
To forever sleep in grace,
Leave names to love forever, but what's in a name,
When farewell is too much to say
Through the tears falling from the face
Of those who will forever cherish the days

Please sleep in peace,
As your dreambound voice will sing the melody
Unfit for tears, not for love, not for me…
Sweeter the dreams, bitter the sorrow
At the dawn when I wake up alone...

All the tears shed at the breaking of the dawn…
Each one for beauty, for the loved ones now gone.
They come to comfort me through the lonesome of the night
Until the day they bring me into the light.

Please sleep in peace,
As your dreambound voice will sing the melody
Unfit for tears, not for love, not for me…
Sweeter the dreams, bitter the sorrow
At the dawn when I wake up alone...

I feel your love o'er the distance of our hearts
Let no mountain stay us apart, let our love carry us together
Once upon a time, you were my world, my friends
Today, ever after, you’re the stars in my sky,
My everything, my angels…



Join the Discussion

This article has 51 comments. Post your own now!

KayleeMcIntosh said...
Dec. 8 at 5:03 pm
keep writing i love this so much it is such a beautiful thing!!!
 
KayleeMcIntosh said...
Dec. 8 at 4:56 pm
<3<3<3<3
 
LaurelPetersonThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. said...
Sep. 29 at 6:47 pm
This is an exceptionally beautiful poem. You did a really great job on it. This deffinetly deserves to be put into print.
 
itserraticThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. said...
Sep. 27 at 7:46 pm
keep on writing! love it!
 
JosiSunnyThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. said...
Jan. 6 at 1:14 pm
so sweet and wonderful! im so sorry for your loss
 
Long_Gone said...
Oct. 25, 2012 at 5:45 am
A truly amazing song! A lot of people can relate to it has a sweet sound but is a sad song :)
 
Lily M. said...
Mar. 19, 2012 at 12:11 pm
if some beautiful voice was sining that, i swear it'd be #1 on iTunes! :)
 
NikkiRuth said...
Feb. 11, 2012 at 4:37 pm
wow you are an amazing writer!! Pure God given talent! :D
 
AnimalLover2 said...
Jan. 21, 2012 at 10:52 pm
Your poem is amazing.
 
DarkenAngel94 said...
Nov. 17, 2011 at 12:17 pm
i feel your pain, though my is for family members and friends but i do feel your pain and this song is a great painful song
 
sandiluvwriting said...
Nov. 5, 2011 at 10:05 pm
Beautiful song
 
jaybird5897 said...
Sept. 25, 2011 at 8:33 pm
This is so beautiful! Sorry about your friends.
 
emilybwrites said...
Aug. 12, 2011 at 9:28 pm
and im sorry about your friend. this is a great outlet for grief and anger! keep up the great work!
 
emilybwrites said...
Aug. 12, 2011 at 9:27 pm
fantastic job! please check out my poems? "forgotten domain" and "cumulus prison" are a few i would like critiqued. it would mean a lot!
 
NaleDawg said...
Jul. 21, 2011 at 4:24 pm
its great! read my work??
 
titangods31 said...
Jun. 29, 2011 at 11:20 am
I think this is soooooo beautiful and I want to know if you mind that I sing it.
 
picchick101 said...
May 30, 2011 at 12:34 am
these lyrics are beautiful. i'd never have to hear anybody sing it, cause i can hear the passion in it just from reading it. and i'm sorry about you're friends. personally, i couldnt even imagine what you are going through, but i hope writing this song helped you get out any of the emotions you were feeling. i hope things have gotten better(:
 
nutsongirl23 said...
Apr. 29, 2011 at 8:53 pm
wow nice. Made me think of my cousin and grandma. Love it keep it up
 
kaasha said...
Apr. 26, 2011 at 8:45 pm
wooow! great!!! 
 
summermarrie said...
Apr. 2, 2011 at 8:12 am

wow really touching it made me cry and think of those i have lost as well im sorry to hear or actually read that you lost your frends. :'(

 

 
Site Feedback