No thoughts of me


The words will come

if I don’t look; reveal

to you my heart, and

drape, blood-red, my

inner-truth, like wine

within a glass. I’ve

sipped upon this life

we’ve made, and found

it sour and small, and yet

you wait, to drink

the rest; no thoughts

of me, at all.

Photo prompt from Magpie Tales

About rosross

Editor, writer, poet.
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4 Responses to No thoughts of me

  1. Helen says:

    … a sad state of affairs. Nicely written!

  2. This is such a brilliant write. The concise lines flow perfectly. And the imagery… It hits so close to home. Thank you for this. 🙂

  3. tigerbrite says:

    This is a really good take on the prompt.
    I wrote this ditty.

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