Poetry Blogs (Friends)
We met there in the bar
the same drink
the same table
conversing over troubles
we leaned on each other
in those long nights
I sit and wait
at the same table
with the same drink
you hadn’t arrived yet
and I linger for hours
Nights like this pass
was it something I said
was there someone new
what was it keeping you
Then you arrive one night...
Monday 2nd March 2020 2:06 am
I saw your face after 8 months of absence
Could have avoided it by taking another path
But I pressed on
Faced the challenge
Saw your smile
And I felt nothing
Only the regret that I gave you more than you ever deserved
I relived the moment a hundred times
I could have said so many things
I could have taken the high road and be pleasan...
Friday 21st February 2020 1:37 am
A honk and a wave,
a smile greets you
not able to place the face
but you comply
then she questions your well-being
Scrolling through the latest developments
you pick an appropriate response,
‘I’m hanging in there. Happy Thanksgiving.’
She returns with the same,
then disappears into the sea of lights
She is too kind
this is not the ...
Tuesday 18th February 2020 10:54 pm
I see myself in a cerulean blue sea of balance
with depths of ultramarine.
I am an island of content in cadmium yellow with fringes of frivolous lemon yellow
and hints of passionate alizarin crimson.
In orbit around me are my family, friends and loved ones
who are moons of solid ochre yellow love.
They hold me.
This is my tiny portion of the universe.
Thursday 6th February 2020 11:09 pm