Return to sender

The precious gift of love longing desire

took years to wrap

tons of courage to post

landed back on my doorstep

Return to sender

unopened rejected squandered

 

Years together at our peak

yet we did not give of our best

mere fleeting glimpses of genius

flashes of inspiration

a minute part of our true selves

 

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About cho wan yau

Teacher by day poet/writer by night. Words have been my first love and will be my last. As a child I locked myself into the toilet devouring books which transported me to distant lands. Poetry shared penned from 2009-2010 in a titanic struggle to stay sane at Heartbreak Hotel. Please check it out on chowanyau@wordpress.com. Any comments or feedback welcome. Why not share your story with me, because we all have one, don't we?

Posted on December 15, 2013, in Uncategorized and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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