In my facelifted writing corner

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missing you
not because of a need
or for a want

the yearning is different from before
neither acute nor painful only aware
that the mirage of you has its pillar no more 

these days
fairy tales
fail to impress me

still
i go on missing you
the version i was convinced i knew

in blunt terms

time hasn’t healed anything
though promised by many it would do so

how can it i now dare to ask
it lacks the essence of life after all
your new versions transpire as proof 

besides

who decided to soak heart-wrenching losses
in colors other than red anyway

 

© hülya n. yılmaz, 8.20.2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4 Comments

Filed under Impulses, Poetry, Weekend Reflections

4 responses to “In my facelifted writing corner

  1. A sad road in deed, but on the other hand, of a positive mindset that on has done with negativity. Chapeau…!

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