The Love Story That Wasn’t – II

Part II – I Miss You There’s love at first sight We hear and read about it often. But with wonderment I had a crush on your beautiful voice At first listen And your beautiful smile And your soothing presence And your quiet encouragements Your gentleness I miss so much Is that even possible? Are…

The Love Story That Wasn’t – I

Part I – The Tainted Image You came into my lifeWhen the clouds were darkThere wasn’t a silver lining to be foundMy whole world was bleakAnd everyday was broken,Lengthy and unceasing. You came into my lifeWhen I’d stopped lookingWhen all hope was goneMy heart was numbAnd my feelings frozen,Dead and buried. You slipped into my…

Dead Inside

To not feel a thing To numb myself To not hurt again Those were my aims. A dead heart inside No turmoil in my mind The peace for which I’d strived In a vacuum it lies. No hurt, no pain No feeling uncertain No hope to be crushed No turbulence in my heart. No confusions,…

Can We Not Be Us?

I wish I had not told you how I felt about you I wish I had not acted on my impulse the way I always do Wish I’d just let it be and admired you from a distance I wish we’d stayed the friends we used to be If only I hadn’t said anything, Would…

Not Reading The Same Book Anymore

I always thought you & I were reading from the same page. But I was so engrossed in reading, trying to understand what was in the page, I didn’t even realize when you’d turned the page. We stopped being on the same page. In fact, we were not even reading the same book anymore. You’d…