I am a writer. My passion is poetry. I feel words connect people together and help us to understand the feelings we share.
"Missing You" by John Waite
It is hard for me to imagine
you not being here,
no longer hearing your voice,
seeing you smile
or touching your hand.
Sometimes this life seems cruel
taking away the one’s we love so dearly,
leaving us an empty feeling in our hearts
for the remainder of our days.
Showing us a love so kind and gentle
taking our breathe away,
consuming our every thought and desire
only to leave us in despair,
hiding the pain as we suffer in silence.
"Since I Lost You" by Phil Collins
© 2019 BRENDA ARLEDGE
BRENDA ARLEDGE (author) from Washington Court House on August 25, 2019:
I am glad my poem carries this feeling to the reader.
Thank you for reading my work.
Lorna Lamon on August 25, 2019:
The sense of loss and grief is so touching in this beautiful tribute Brenda.
BRENDA ARLEDGE (author) from Washington Court House on August 24, 2019:
Thanks for dropping by and reading...sorry it is heartbreaking.
Amani Utembu from Nairobi -Kenya on August 24, 2019:
This is heartbreaking to read