Memories of those we long for and miss
linger in our minds beyond their kiss
sweet and profound like a morning iris
yet dazzling like a light in one’s iris.
Deprived of affection and a sense of belonging
one retires to a sanctuary of isolation.
Arraigned by the acute pain of rejection
the walls become his or her world.
Indicted with selfishness and anti...
Torturous thoughts haunt me
Running wildly through my mind
Until my eyes well up in tears
Am I losing my grip on reality?
Muffled with hurt I sink even deeper in
Anger for reasons I can’t explain.
Pop goes the cork
in a fizzy overflow
until we’re dizzy.
fizz away in time
like cold champagne.
But when we’re alone
with thoughts cold as stone;
We wake up to thuds a...
A crow with lies for wings
lands on hope’s snow.
Perching on a broken dream
to peck tears that remain;
in a heart waiting for news-
inked with loss set in stone-
cold injustice; lets out a scream