I knew I lost him

the wailing had caused

the earth to move.

He will never come again

so short this life.


Like a friend

the sorrow stays

our yesterday is past.

It’s easy now to look back

On hello and goodbye.


I refuse to take it tragically

living no matter

how many skies have fallen.


Nearly eternal

true love

stands in the fire.


copyright Es-tee Miller

“Some people cross your path and change your whole direction”..

About redcontroversy

I know I'm a stargazing,skywatching,storm loving, sungazing addict. Environmentalist, political blogger, professional photographer, writer, artist...my 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 ~ ...my soul is definitely alive.
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2 Responses to ONCE A LOVER

  1. Jack says:

    Nobody writes about love better than you! so moving, “the wailing had caused the earth to move”. x

  2. bitsy coulston says:

    this says so much, both within and between the lines. love you red. you are amazing!

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