Absence

 
 
118
 
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 dark night
closes in, stifling
the longing, hidden
 
in a forgotten room,
thoughts becoming
enmeshed
 
in silent unknowing,
while all sense of time
is driven
 
away, not thinking
what can possibly repair
this tear, this empty
 
waiting…..
for the slate sky
to announce
 
the moonrise.
 
****
 
©2013 Wabi Sabi
 

For The Sunday Whirl ‘ Wordle # 118’

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17 thoughts on “Absence

  1. Words softly gliding from the evening twilight into the blue grey sky awaiting nightfall!! What a riot to follow then!! Impressive outbursts in the sky!!

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  2. “stifling the longing” is something I’ve done most of my life. I am slowly turning the longing away by doing what I’ve always wanted to do. The cool thing about being an adult is I don’t have to ask permission. The cool thing about being over 50 is I don’t care what anybody thinks.

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  3. Does life begin at moonrise or 50…perhaps whichever comes first. As for Cheryl’s comment…I have never much worried about what anyone else thought if whatever I was doing felt right for me. 🙂

    Thank you for your visit to my wordle story verse. Brenda makes it easy…or maybe it is the other way around as I just use what she gives to continue my fantasy.

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