Failure. A poem.


Focus blurred
Myopic haze
Heartfelt loss
Lofty goals
Beyond surfeit
Words cease

Black hole life
No Man’s Land
Bullets punctuate
The trench line
Horizon, just
Out of reach

Faded sunset
Limping shadow
Empty tank
Endless beach
Dragging feet

There is no try

Just do

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Published by stevestillstanding

I’m a writer who loves tabletop role playing games, poetry and (you guessed it) writing. Occasionally I have something to say...

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