It’s Not Just

It’s not just that you’re gone
So completely withdrawn
Turned off and moved on

It’s not just that it’s done
That its course has been run
And my presence you shun

It’s not just that this hole
Almost swallows me whole
Pain consuming my soul

It’s not just that I’ve died
And want only to hide
In the tears I have cried

All these things and much more
Rendered lost and unsure
I battle to endure

2 thoughts on “It’s Not Just

  1. I like the way you express feelings in this piece, and that you make use of the art of rhyme, but the poem reads like a growing apart. Those are moments that we can struggle with and sometimes it can be a time when hiding is not a way forward, but finding ways to express yourself may be 🙂 🙂

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