a moment lost

by Star   Aug 20, 2023

and as the clock approaches
the last minutes of the night,

I put on the noise canceling
headphones and imprison myself
within a bubble

it becomes hard to breathe
I use up the air left

but it pops

splattering regret all over,
specks of black stain my floor

this life is wasted on me
it should’ve been yours


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  • 9 months ago

    by Meena Krish

    The words you have penned hits hard at the core...yet the sadness it holds grabs the reader's thoughs and feelings.

    Hope all is well with you..take care.

    • 9 months ago

      by Star

      All is well, thank you!