A Sussex based blogger sharing a candid tale of 20-something humanness

Sunday, 10 April 2016

Then and now

(*Photo credit to Liz West*)

It was a summer's night when we met,
and I remember how the black sky wore stars like extravagant jewels,
as if they'd come out to gaze at us for once,
because we were beautiful, then.

And it was a winter's night when we parted.
When the air between us was heavy with a sense of longing: belonging, that didn't belong.
And those same gleaming stars let the black clouds engulf them.
Just like we did.
And there's nothing to see, now.
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  1. I have just stumbled upon your blog and I love it! You write in such a refreshing way and your genuine enthusiasm for life and the way you communicate this is inspiring. A great random find :-) Alicia x

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Thanks so much for reading. I'd love to hear your thoughts. Don't forget to leave a link to some of your own writing; I'm always on the look out for more reading material.


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