Poetry Clips – I Was Too Empty For Words – Part 2 (Shadows Lingered)


I was too empty for words

In the dust

Of our forgotten dreams

Shadows lingered

My heart

Was like a bird

Slowly winding

Into the distance

My soul’s desperate song

Echoing sorrowfully

Into the gentle winds

Of time

© Ann Bagnall

Inspired by a writing prompt on Twitter from @FromOneLine

The Lonely Bird by D Λ N N
Image: ‘The Lonely Bird’ by D Λ N N

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