A Splash of Color

How do we escape

this beautiful trap we have made?

We always complicate

the little things.

I was inspired

by your face,

it shone with promise

I could never equate.

I built a palace

for your pain.

An indiscretion,

I know;

one of many.

You were a violet

in my ivory tower.

I couldn’t banish you,

so I left here,

another exile.

What is it about us,

that we always create

situations

we need to be rescued from?

What is it about you

that drives me to make

the most wonderful,

total

mistakes?

 

 

HG – 2020

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s