in nothingness



a part - the soul or perhaps
my body as I lay close to you
searching in a time of insecurity

a moment in peace and then
emptiness and hurt
so I fight away the tears

make a brave face using yesterday
letting me work through minutes
comming back to the steel in me

walking once more in nothingness
the land I choose for now




Poetry by kath
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Written on 2009-03-22 at 14:09

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2010-04-25


Elle The PoetBay support member heart!
It is what we do, we use those minutes to steel ourselves, insulate in hurt - soul reaching

Elle x
2009-03-22


Brian Oarr
The third stanza is a sockdolager in this beautiful piece. Well written, Kath! I shall be looking for your work now.
2009-03-22