Fabricated Sorrow

Fabricated Sorrow

What is it, about being a woman
that drives us, to feel lust
nay, neediness, longing, expectations
of the opposite sex
to WANT, to need, to succumb
to loving us?

It’s like taking the first hit;
wanting every moment
to inevitably feel like the next.
A drug of the heart, a survivalist’s wet dream,
suddenly the nightmare of the other.

I loathe the void I’ve created
within the absence you’ve brought;
the coward who parades around
as a hearty lion, navy suit astounding
the driver of slumber long deceased
brought back to life in a dusty dream.

Nothing is everything,
it all resonates like bass hitting a temple
wishing for change, but unwilling to understand;
the dance slowly dies
as the reality of one love lost
bites the dust, of poetic abstinence.

Heed a lonely cry, in the distance
a single ring on a finger
symbolism of something so untrue
it might as well be dead.

I’ll die too young
to see the fruition of your honesty.

ยฉ 2019 Lilith Ember All Rights Reserved

5 Comments
  • September 26, 2019


    Inspirations de rรฉflexions…
    Miss G

      • September 26, 2019

        ๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜š๐Ÿ˜˜
        Miss G happy to read you ( again )

          • September 27, 2019

            Ooooh yes ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰!
            Waiting that ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜„
            ๐Ÿ˜š๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜
            A bientรดt ๐Ÿ˜Š
            Miss G

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