Restless ghosts

Please let me sleep,

Your laughter and chatter are not welcome.

Souless gazes, boneless, bloodless shells of human form,

Evaporate, dissipate, you are not really there.

You are ghosts of yesterday,

Hidden in cracks and corners.

I’m not interested in discovering you,

As you dance in your shadow.

No partner, no lover,

Shall save you.

Clad in your garb of days gone by,

You don’t fool me.

Take your portfolio, shapes and past,

And false memories be gone.

copyright Es-tee Miller

“True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen”… Francois de La Rochefoucauld

About redcontroversy

I'm a stargazing,skywatching,storm loving, sungazing addict. Environmentalist, political blogger, professional photographer, writer, favourite quote is: "If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive". ~ Eleonora Duse ~ soul is definitely alive.
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7 Responses to RESTLESS GHOSTS

  1. chanel99 says:

    I guess you banged this one out in between runways. No comment. Beautiful.

  2. lmcdaniel says:

    I loved it including all the spirit balls

  3. Taz says:

    Just when I start missing your writing that’s when another great piece “appears”. This is really good.

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