Sorrow

Thoughts like murky waters

Turbulent whirlpools

Of desperation and sorrow

Drowning reason

 

Muffled voices offer platitudes

Kindness intended

Deafening self-talk

Mocks words of hope

 

Shadows wrap around

Canopy of dense fog

Seeps into my lungs

Suffocating breath

 

Tears flood my face

A waterfall over rocks

Cascading, thundering

Releasing emotions

 

copyright © 2018 Karen Horsley

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2 comments on “Sorrow”
  1. Thanks lovely, and sad that you’re having a rough time right now too xx
    I’m feeling more stable again now thankfully. Hugs xx

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  2. summerSHINES says:

    I’m so sad to know you’re struggling hun. I’ve had a rough few days too which is why I’m off social media. I’m thinking of you xxx

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