Submit your work, meet writers and drop the ads. Become a member
May 2017
For months
I've locked the deadbolt
To this
Battered heart
A few keys
Have tried
To open it
Failing the part

And as another
Comes and goes
A secured gateway
From the start
I've forgotten
All Along
Who holds my master key
The One who never departs

© JL Smith
JL Smith
Written by
JL Smith  Texas
   Shanath, unnamed and Nisha
Please log in to view and add comments on poems