Thorns of Time (Part II)


Thorns of Time (part II)  by Maria Fokas I watched your words turn into stone.               – First you left;  And then, I said goodbye – One by one, tomorrows disappear, like candles end.              – Up in the sky, the clouds manifest in mystery,  First love recalls the fear of oneness, inevitable paths to claim Damn those walls, like mountaintops that never end.              – Losing leaves a painful sting behind,  A hovering shadow that clings on till we say farewell – We write, and write, and then forget the reasons why.              – A promise broken or misplaced, … Continue reading Thorns of Time (Part II)

The Thorns of Time


The Thorns of Time by Maria Fokas First, you left; And then, I forgot.              – I watched the days go by in silence Without a sign of love; I waited – I felt the thorns of time.              – I wept for the miracles Those we left behind – Damn those walls we swore to break.              – And all I ever wished for To find the truth, in all the loves that slip away – Stripped of dignity; the things I’ve done.              – My heart has turned against the tide The heart of time bestows all hope – … Continue reading The Thorns of Time