Love has strung together days, moments of
happiness for me.
Years went by without much of anything–
until we met.
Smiles, laughter, adventure, the newness of a newfound love.
I trace the days of “us” in your smile.
Photo from Pixabay.com, by AnnaER
via Daily Prompt: Trace
Falling like a snowflake,
melting in the spring
I pry my eyes wide open
to feel the familiar emptiness.
It’s in my heart
It’s in my conscious
Maybe it’s always been there.
Emptiness is all encompassing,
swallowing me whole like a snake
eating it’s first meal of the day.
Continue reading “EMPTINESS ADRIFT”
In honor of May being Mental Health Awareness month, I was inspired to write this poem as my first Daily Prompt post.
utterly numb and drained,
plaguing my being,
I descend into chaotic melancholy
that is depression
The two devils sitting on my shoulder–
one screaming don’t care,
the other forcing worries into my ears Continue reading “MY MIND”