Sunday, May 24, 2015

Lingering

she lingers
in her mind
examining thought
finding the blank spaces
sniffing dark parts
abandoned wishes
misplaced dreams
memories of
fading kisses

she lingers
in her mind
smoking a cigarette
sipping coffee
listening to
untold regrets
feelings hurt
waves of depression

she lingers
in her mind
feeling old
and exhausted
her fiftieth year
about to end
her life seems
lightless
too late to begin

she lingers
in her mind
this shit has to stop
it's never too late
to be what you are
to go where you wish
to do what you like
to inspire and create
streaming light

srh15

....using the Hanks App on my iPad. The vintage typewriter sounds help me to not think. :) This is an unedited stream.

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