Posts tagged ‘heartache’

June 7, 2018

PRODIGAL LOVER

by thereluctantpoet

MAN SITTING ON PIER AT SUNSET
By Charles Robert Lindholm

She Sailed
Into The Sunset
Never Looking Back
Or Waving

Without A Care
Or Second Thought
She Left Me
For Anywhere But Here

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April 14, 2018

DEVIL OR ANGEL?

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm
DEVIL OR ANGEL

Devil Or Angel

She Can Be Either To Me

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March 23, 2018

LOOKING AT YOUR LIFE – (WITH THE BEST BREAKUP PHOTO EVER)

by thereluctantpoet

BABE I JUST CAN'T DO IT ANYMORE

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Breaking Up Is Never Easy
Usually Messy
Leaves A Stain On Your Heart
And Is Often Extremely Painful

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March 17, 2018

IT’S STILL A MYSTERY

by thereluctantpoet

MAGIC TRICKS
By Charles Robert Lindholm

It’s Still A Mystery
To Me
And Yet
It Seemed Real

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March 10, 2018

SOMETHING BETTER

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I Wanted Life
The Way It Was
In The Life
I Once Had
With You

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March 8, 2018

SHE LOOKED BOTH WAYS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

She Was A Big Girl
She’d Been Around
The Block
A Time Or Two

She Knew

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December 31, 2017

HER RESOLUTION

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

It was the end
of a brutal week
and tonight was
New Year’s Eve

The Wintery weather
was whipping snow
and sleet around
everywhere

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December 30, 2017

#148 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Poetry =              

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December 30, 2017

NO WORDS WERE NEEDED

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

They meet
the day after Christmas
as agreed

They sat across
the table from each other
in an eerie silence

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December 29, 2017

HAIKU: THE MESSAGE WAS CLEAR

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

He Chose Not To Wait

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November 15, 2017

LIFE WITHOUT U

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

life without U
seems _nimaginable
_ndeniably painf_l and sad 

yo_r leaving me
was _nforseeable

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November 15, 2017

#113 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

#113 POETRY =

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Poetry =

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November 1, 2017

PLAYING THE FIELD

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Playing the field
was not my desire
it seemed rather risky
like playing with fire

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October 22, 2017

#89 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Poetry =      

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September 26, 2017

#68 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Poetry =

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September 21, 2017

TRANSPOSER

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

filled with intensity
passion and emotion
a symphony of love
virtuoso of pleasure 

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September 16, 2017

ALLEY CAT

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

the soul of a hunter
restless
elusive
always on the move 

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September 14, 2017

#56 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Poetry =

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September 7, 2017

BEING ME

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

being me
is hurting you
it’s sad to say
but still it’s true 

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September 1, 2017

#43 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Poetry =

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August 29, 2017

#40 POETRY =

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Poetry =

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August 20, 2017

A LOSING BATTLE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

as she signs the final papers

she keeps blinking her eyes

thinking of vows, remembering lies

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August 20, 2017

HAIKU: MORE THAN A PICTURE CAN SAY

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

A poem can convey

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August 16, 2017

I LISTENED WITH MY HEART

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

she read the words upon the page
then took it like a man
her eyes got red and misty
but not one teardrop fell

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August 15, 2017

HAIKU: IT’S NOT WORKING

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I choose not to care

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August 13, 2017

THE HARD WAY

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm  

the hard way to learn
is don’t listen
don’t heed
the warnings you see 

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August 6, 2017

THE END

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Have we reached
the final page
of the final chapter 

The End of our time together

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August 4, 2017

AN EXILE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

there’s a certain
sadness
in his eyes
that words cannot express

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