Tag: missing

A Lesson Learned

We held each other closely in the night Staring into one another's eyes. I said to her; "I feel so close to you. I don't allow people this close to me." She asked me why. I told her, "I am afraid of being hurt. Everyone leaves." She held me tighter and told me It was ...

Scarborough Nights

When I lay in bed at night And at last can rest my eyes, I still can hear the humming, Of the TV Lounge’s lights. I still can feel the leather, And the pleasant scent of fries. And as I drift away, I still recall the Scarborough Nights. What a silly room it was, But ...

Once I’ve Gone Away

The problem with the best things we possess Is that they are so sure to rot and die. Although we may not want to say goodbye, It is a fact to which we acquiesce. The good times that we use to decompress Have limits with which we must just comply. They are so limited in ...

Days of Skype

Do you remember the Days of Skype? When I was happy to be alive? When our APM set us up again To stay up every night? Do you remember the screams of rage? From the silly games we played? When 4 AM wasn't all that late, 'cause the Cole Train had no brakes? Do you ...

Day Four Hundred and One

Four Hundred and One days have passed since last the word of “love” was shining. Since my heart felt full and warm, with no thought that things were dying or declining. Three Hundred Eighty-Seven suns since last our hands had touched. T’is that duration when last I felt close enough for someone to see me ...

What to Say

Take me from this place, To the place where you go. Take me to a place Where lips stained with roses Excite my body, Ignite my soul, Where the Sun always rises and seizes control Of the pain that I feel as the cold takes its toll. Simply breathing but I’ll never know The taste of ...