swathed in sadness

draped in despair

gasping for approval

longing for acceptance

bubbling with bile

festering with frustration

drowning in desperation

clutching at links

anguising with angst

bursting with bitterness

foiled by fear


she turns away from life



If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed!

About Melpomuse

Reader, Writer, Poet, Teacher
This entry was posted in Poems. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to DESPERADO

  1. poppy says:

    This is lovely darling.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>