Tagged: loneliness

there are a lot of

there are a lot of
things that i don’t
say – like how even
with you, i get
lonely sometimes,
or how i prefer
the loneliness
to making a run
for it – okay,
maybe only one
or two things
.
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between two lakes and

between two lakes and
immeasurable sorrow,
memories of you

float to the surface, how could
we have been so close, yet so far
.
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sometimes the cause and

sometimes the cause and
the remedy are one and
the same – ginger for

hiccups, a fine rain for bad
luck, travel for loneliness
.
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the sea is often

the sea is often
charged with the loneliness of
legions – let us look

away now and then, should the
cold become unbearable
.
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in the middle of the

in the middle of the
night, loneliness
in the
city can’t hold
a candle to loneliness
in the suburbs –
unless you count
the crickets
.
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autumn announces

solitude contains

solitude contains
the active ingredient
emptiness – not to

be mistaken for hunger,
nor loneliness, nor an ache
.
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we inch our

we inch our
way out
of winter, in
half-hour
increments, as if
we could
not bear
to be so
cold alone
.
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y

coldness clings

loneliness often