Writing 201: Poetry–Through a Fog of Tears

Day Five: Fog, Elegy, Metaphor I knew when you were gone it would be hard to see you again - ever in that same way. I cried when you made the choice to leave. I let you go like silken strands slipping from my waiting arms blowing in a heavy breeze. I felt your presence … Continue reading Writing 201: Poetry–Through a Fog of Tears

RonovanWrites Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt Challenge #30 Force&Free

“Shrouded in Pain” Thanks to Ronovan of Ronovan Writes for hosting this wonderful challenge each week!  Click here to find out the rules and join in! Thanks for visiting today!  I will see you all again,

Flickering Flames

  Flames flicker in the heavy breeze from the open window, as raindrops spit against the glass - falling, rhythmic, keeping time. Wet spatters slide. Tears fall, like rivulets filling the ocean of my heart. Flames sputter, stutter, go out. Love and longing searching for a remedy. Air so heavy you cannot breathe gasping, panting, … Continue reading Flickering Flames

The Leaving

  I cried when you made the choice to leave. I knew when you were gone it would be hard to see you again - ever in that same way. I let you go like silken strands slipping from my waiting arms blowing in the heavy air. I knew our time was past, our days … Continue reading The Leaving