Chasm

In the deep recesses of my soul, the darkened chasm of my existence. You brought the light to guide me. Showed me my destiny with your persistence. The laughter that you brought echoed in the dark. My soul was warmed by your words, no longer cold and stark. A burning ember, flickered in the darkness. …

Too Much

I guess I was just too much. Too loving. Too strong. Too resilient. Some people don't like that. Some people can't handle that. I guess I was just too much. Too much woman for a small minded man. Too strong for a weak man. Too much of myself for a man still searching for himself. …

Daily Prompt: Slight

This universe is conspiring against me. Dangling carrots, each amazing possibility. Here, look at this. You can touch it if you please. But let it go by morning, watch it as it leaves. A supernatural slight of hand. A karmic confusion from beginning to end. ~Kristen 5/14/2018 via Daily Prompt: Slight

Empty

My heart is empty, the tears are gone. I'm left with a void, they were wrong. Time has healed nothing, my hurt remains. It's just an emptiness, not the same dull pains. I've lost your memory, it slipped away. I miss you still, to this very day. I cannot cry, for my tears have dried. …