Hope Regained ~ A Poem

Originally posted on The Holly Tree Tales:
This poem was originally written without a title; a second version was written a few years later, given the title “Hope Regained”. This is the original version, with title added. ? * Hope Regained All alone, inside ice cold and sad tonight, here in this empty room; Listening…

Ceremony

Originally posted on paeansunpluggedblog:
Don’t stand on any ceremony Don’t open your explanatory kit If you are going to break my heart Then for God’s sake be done with it. I was a fool once earlier To get so carried away Your sweet but empty words now Will not lessen the pain in anyway. Don’t…

Haunted Ballet

Originally posted on The Lonely Author:
Haunted Ballet Emma the prima ballerina Moved with sweet elegance With her every pirouette in the gloomy haunted theatre Emma danced alone for an audience that wasn’t there cause she failed to see spirits sitting in every empty chair After every ballet she danced she shivered with cold delight…

Broken Poet – Poem by Donald R Wolff JR

Broken Poet – Poem by Donald R Wolff JR Oh simple words so poorly spoken Withered is thy form Leave thyself on crinkled paper Bad poems are better never born Break spirit not, for they who search Thy written dream divine Asking only to read thy worth Without a broken rhyme Pen not thy verse…

Empty Gesture – Poem by Robin Harrison

Empty Gesture – Poem by Robin Harrison smooth and soft those little fingers that wrap around my soul to float the way she says the words just linger in a crowded mind like a fastened bind you brush along always rushing i am sitting strong almost crushing with little riddles that ride your eye and…

Is support for this Daily Prompt site an empty gesture?

Please aim to try harder Do not exempt or tempt me I am running more empty War game is not drawn For I’m not lame pawn Let a better attempt see Alan Grace 21 June 2018 Jun 22 Empty Is support for this Daily Prompt site an empty gesture? Thank you for showing support for…

Empty

Originally posted on Heart Breathings:
she had always felt different, separate, other, scalene in a world of equilateral no matter how close she got, there was always distance, a gap unable to be filled, an aloneness that permeated every relationship, leaving her empty and that emptiness was a bullet she could never dislodge -art by…

Empty Spaces

Originally posted on MY VALIANT SOUL:
My motif heart breaks like a pool of ugliness, Last night’s love, now a vintage memory how you mock my love, irritates me. i revolve like an Earth, sticking to the mollusc and petunias and i fall. fall like a group of galaxy wild animals biting my skin and…

Open Book

Originally posted on Life On The Skinny Branches:
How I would love to empty out my mind Of all that I have learned, all that I know To be clean and clear, an open slate Wonder would woosh in on angel’s wings Excitement and joy, contentment and unselfconsciousness Childlike, open, ready to live fully In…