Themes :

Poems with the theme of Tears

  Abil-Kheir, Abu-Said In my heart Thou dwellest--else with blood I'll drench it
  Abil-Kheir, Abu-Said Nothing but burning sobs and tears tonight
  Akhmatova, Anna I've learned to live simply, wisely
  Angelou, Maya Savior
  Arabi, Muhyiddin ibn In Memory of Those Who Melt the Soul Forever
  Aulia, Hazrat Nizamuddin O breeze! turn towards Medina (and) from this well-wisher recite the Salaam
  Aurobindo Reminiscence
  Bitkoff, Stewart Desert Tears
  Blake, William Auguries of Innocence
  Blake, William Awake! awake O sleeper of the land of shadows (from Jerusalem)
  Blake, William Hear the voice of the Bard!
  Carpenter, Edward The Lake of Beauty
  Carpenter, Edward The sun shines, as of old
  Emre, Yunus The lover is outcast and idle
  Fox, John Consider What Happens
  Ghalib, Mirza The drop dies in the river
  Gibran, Kahlil Prayer
  Granger, Ivan M. Adi Atman 9: you you
  ha Nagid, Samuel Answer Me
  ha Nagid, Samuel Red in aspect, sweet in taste
  Hadewijch What I sang so often of Love (from Defense of Love)
  Hafiz Spring and all its flowers
  Hafiz (Ladinsky, Daniel) The Thousand-Stringed Instrument
  Hakuin Hakuin's Song of Zazen
  Hallaj, Mansur al- You glide between the heart and its casing
  Hanh, Thich Nhat Looking for Each Other
  Hildegard von Bingen O ignee Spiritus / Hymn to the Holy Spirit
  Hirshfield, Jane The Lives of the Heart
  Hopkins, Gerard Manley Each mortal thing does one thing and the same
  Ibn al-Farid, Umar Be drunk from it (from The Wine Ode (al-Khamriyah))
  ibn Gabirol, Solomon I Sought Thee Daily
  Iqbal, Allama Muhammad To the Saqi (from Baal-i-Jibreel)
  Jacopone da Todi (Benedetti, Jacopone) Now, a new creature
  Jayadeva When spring came, tender-limbed Radha wandered (from The Gitagovinda)
  John of the Cross I Live Yet Do Not Live in Me
  Kalidas (Edwards, Lawrence) The Mind Like a Firefly
  Kerouac, Jack The Scripture of the Golden Eternity
  Khayyam, Omar [9] But come with old Khayyam, and leave the Lot
  Khayyam, Omar [51] The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ
  Ko Un Indangsu sea, shine dark blue
  Krishnamurti, Jiddu Song of the Beloved (from The Immortal Friend)
  Lawrence, D. H. God is Born
  Llull, Ramon January (from The Book of the Lover and Beloved)
  Machado, Antonio Last night, as I was sleeping [Bly]
  Maharshi, Ramana The Marital Garland of Letters
  Malloy, Merrit Epitaph
  Meher Baba The Beloved's Face
  Merton, Thomas A Practical Program for Monks
  Milarepa The Song of Food and Dwelling
  Mirabai The Heat of Midnight Tears
  Mueller, Lisel What is Left to Say
  Neruda, Pablo The Poet's Obligation
  Novalis Uplifted is the stone
  Oliver, Colin Cold Mountain
  Osborne, Arthur Be Still
  Plunkett, Joseph Mary I See His Blood Upon the Rose
  Plunkett, Joseph Mary The Splendour of God
  Rahman Baba Soul Train
  Ramprasad (Sen, Ramprasad) Conquer Death with the drumbeat Ma! Ma! Ma!
  Rilke, Rainer Maria For your sake poets sequester themselves
  Rilke, Rainer Maria Anticipating the Passion (from The Life of the Virgin Mary)
  Roethke, Theodore In a Dark Time
  Rosenstock, Gabriel The Smoothness of Stones / Míne na gCloch (from The Last Sasquatch)
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin Fasting
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin The grapes of my body can only become wine
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin You have fallen in love my dear heart
  Sarmad Companion
  Sarmast, Sachal We are, what are we?
  Sarton, May Now I Become Myself
  Shabistari, Mahmud The Tavern Haunters
  Silesius, Angelus Thou needst not cry to God
  Sinan, Ummi The Rose
  Singh, Darshan How did I ever think silence the language of love?
  Solovyov, Vladimir Near, far off, not here, not there
  Stagnaro, Janaka Going Home
  Stevens, Wallace Not Ideas About the Thing but the Thing Itself
  Stevens, Wallace Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird
  Symeon the New Theologian The Light of Your Way
  Szymborska, Wislawa The Camel
  Tagore, Rabindranath Who are You, who keeps my heart awake? (from The Lover of God)
  Tagore, Rabindranath (38) I want thee, only thee (from Gitanjali)
  Tennyson, Alfred The Human Cry
  Thayumanavar Prayer to Being - Let Us Contemplate
  Therese of Lisieux My Song for Today
  Thompson, Francis The Hound of Heaven
  Tolkien, J. R. R. Eärendil the Mariner
  Traherne, Thomas Wonder
  Trungpa, Chogyam A Heart Lost and Discovered
  Trungpa, Chogyam Expose
  Trungpa, Chogyam Purifying and Invoking the Four Directions
  Tulsi Sahib The Rainy Season
  Underhill, Evelyn Dynamic Love
  Vaughan, Henry Vain wits and eyes
  Walters, Dorothy Gifts
  Walters, Dorothy Scars of Rapture
  Whitman, Walt I think I could turn and live with animals
  Yamei Swallowing