Miraged Love

Persistent promises


A faulty voice


Mistaking frustration

For love’s identification


Tears built a forte,

Lessons not learned

But repeatedly taught


I was swallowed by all I wanted you to be,

And as illusion broke, my creation vomited me


In trusting each broken sentence

You made yours

Unfeelingly I offer repentance


And now for you and

I Lies only a starless sky


I imagined a galaxy

And you imagined an I