Tags » Emptiness

Mercury Dressing, by J. D. McClatchy

To steal a glance and, anxious, see
Him slipping into transparency—
The feathered helmet already in place,
Its shadow fallen across his face
(His hooded sex its counterpart)— 54 more words



The treasure was kept by a lonesome, decrepit sound within a cave of spikes and a wail of torments and agony, whoever dared to enter those caverns was sure to have the nerves of forgetfulness and the courage of a blind man in a world where nothing existed. 484 more words

Short Story

Confetti in the Rain

Confetti in the Rain
by Minna Von Walden

It was time to start again. I left the pain and emptiness behind. All of the people who hurt me, and all of the circumstances that threatened my inner peace. 251 more words



 I feel so empty
So alone
Yet so full
Of shame
And disgrace
Down by the river
I shed silent tears
No one understands
Please help me escape… 169 more words

Bipolar Disorder

From Over Here.

I can love you from over here but not up close.


Emptying The Human Trash Can! Mending those Broken Pieces

A few days ago while putting away a glass in the cupboard, I accidentally dropped it and it fell to the floor.  The glass was shattered in various pieces and could not be repaired.  854 more words

emptied holy open time - November 27


quiet, calm, emptied


follows the season.

holiday, holy day,

hollowed out by

movement day

hurried, pushed,



stepped down from

and back from… 22 more words