Jon Nakapalau

that love which you leave behind

is always looked for again

but it may not be where you left it
moving on itself

and it is only this perspective
in the setting of the sun

that casts shadows far
like ghost net of what could have been

now it is so bled
that to catch it would require hope

no longer to be found
when eyes eclipse past dreams

one of the cruelest lessons
than only age can teach

is that your heart can echo beat
for something that is dead

and you can still stumble hollow for years
like a puppet pulled by strings

for audience that has left so long ago.


  • 🐤s.zaynab.kamoonpuri🌷😸

    Wowww such an awesomely creative poem on the effect of the ex and jilted love, this is truly highly remarkable, the ending lines were the jewel in the crown if brilliance, this must be of your masterpieces!!

    Pls Pleez do read and comment my newest poem here too.

  • myself and me

    "is that your heart can echo beat
    for something that is dead"
    that is why the heart ache so much. Well penned.

  • Saxon Crow

    Very cool poem my friend

  • Goldfinch60

    That love can be so hurtful but always remembered.


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