Posts tagged ‘separation’

April 23, 2018


by Renwick Berchild

Deeply is the word he professes
in lipless verses, bent eyes and a high collared coat.
The heart is never worn on a sleeve but often
breaks over a lover’s face like moonlight.
We are unconstant, unstable, unmanageable
under the Terms and Conditions of Modern Love.
We check no boxes, gather no bouquets,
make no stringent declarations or mad attempts

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April 6, 2017

At Your Side

by scatterednotebooks
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The whistle screams the hour for you to go.
There’s one last word to whisper, here, to you.
Your tears well up in eyes so sad and low.
My leaden heart stops, short, my every move.
I breathe a shiv’ry breath and take your hand,

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September 27, 2016

The Long Lament

by Morgan

The Beauty of Your Love


In the subtle shades of the secretive night,
A Long Lament for this restless state
Emblazoned by Your energy;
The Passion calling from Your Heart
To mine,

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October 23, 2015


by dokurtybitz

A sorrow not sweet,
Even knowing
I’ll see her again,
Minutes fly by
One by one

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December 22, 2014

Hidden But Felt

by graypoet

With the holidays upon you once again
You put on a happy face to hide stress
But to ignore doesn’t make it go away
Bottled up it doesn’t make it hurt less.

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September 21, 2014


by dokurtybitz

Slide slickly between,
Lustful public display,
Under a black sheet,
Quick moment
Snatched in passing,
How I wish I were there

July 31, 2014

Coming Back

by Emily Page

Go now, be happy
Live your life to the full.
Don’t give ‘us’ a backward glance.
Don’t let my presence pull.

I’ll be alright now
I know how to be strong.
You won’t see me hurting.
To show you would be wrong.

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July 2, 2014


by dokurtybitz

The quiet settles in
As my thoughts turn
To you,
Separated by miles
Quickly crossed by
A thought,
You’re with me,

January 19, 2014

The Mental Wall

by Venkat

I am glad for the distance
A barrier of separation
To find a fine balance
Between thought, emotion

I am glad for individuality
A need for loneliness
To struggle out of duality
Be clean, attain holiness

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December 15, 2013

Reality: Haiku

by Venkat

Terrains between us
Distance of separation
Hard stones, no roses

September 14, 2012

The day before a birthday .. 

by TarekOfCairo

Of all the raindrops
All the day lights
All the birthday gifts
and all the colorful boxes

Of All the smiles and
the love poems
Of all the hearty songs
and all the funny quotes

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