Lifeless...



I stand facing the
Blank stretch of canvas before me
Thinking of all those pictures
All those colours that were me
Unsaid words, unspoken beauty.

I watched in shock and dismay
The invisible force wrecking my life
Enveloping me in bleeding darkness
Colours of death, hues of strife
Unsaid words, a twisted knife.

I searched for solace
In the blood of my words
Looked for consolation
In a battleground of bitterness and hurt
Unsaid words, pain or mirth?

I lost in love
I lost the game
Hot tears in my eyes
Blinded by the shame

Unsaid words, unbearable pain.

2 comments:

MayVee said...

"I lost in love
I lost the game
Hot tears in my eyes
Blinded by the shame
Unsaid words, unbearable pain."


really nice ...
good post>

Ray said...

@ MayVee: Thanks a ton...Welcome to illusions...I hope you like what you read...you've a poetic flair too...would love ta read some of your work.