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. …

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. …

I Saw You Too

I was shocked. I hadn't seen you for years. And then there you were; in the dairy section at Walmart. I kept staring because I couldn't believe it was you. Your hair was pulled back; I like it better down. Like that night I showed up at your house. You were fresh out of the …

You’re Gone

It just occurred I can't remember your face. You've faded into the sea of strangers in this place. Without a reminder, I've lost those eyes. Eyes that used to drive me wild. ©2017