Lost Color (Senryu)

by Star   Jun 24, 2019


I pressed the last red
flower you gave me, in a
book I barely read.

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  • 7 months ago

    by mistake

    Short, but enough hit for a tear. I feel this is better than anything I’ve written. True poetry at its finest in my opinion.

    • 7 months ago

      by Star

      Thank you!

  • 1 year ago

    by Kyle

    Love this! They must of did a number on that person.

    • 1 year ago

      by Star

      Thank you for reading!

  • 1 year ago

    by Jane Do-Re-Mi

    I think you do not seem quite ready to forget this person and so, you press the last flower left from this relationship. I wonder if, in 20 years time, if it falls from your book will you remember who it was from?

    • 1 year ago

      by Star

      Maybe :) thank you for reading!

  • 2 years ago

    by M. Rene'

    Fantastic poem. Beautiful senryu.

  • 2 years ago

    by prasanna

    it's not very good, but i did sketch something for this poem: https://i.imgur.com/gNrFS8B.png

    • 2 years ago

      by Star

      This is random, and it’s really good I can imagine the poem on the empty page:) Thank you so much!

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