I Miss the Kissing

 

“I miss the kissing”

the wind licks leafless branches

the empty spaces

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #1249 despair, another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here.  And, to finish, here’s Eurythmics –

 
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Far-off Echoes

 

far-off echoes

of an ocean to get back to

I’m an empty shell

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #1043 emptiness, another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s the Raveonettes –