Something silent
unseen
anchors time
hides the moon
halts the tides
it haunts me
forever drifting
in my peripheral vision
only to disappear
the second
I turn my head
an un-returning
a burning
binds me
to another place
another time
she is lost
this ghost of mine

© Ann Bagnall

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.