Jonathan Greene

A Poem

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Maybe today was my awakening
my slow drift back into breeze
as I let the air lift me and carry me
through the turbulence and into
a new state of mind

I am awake to my emotions,
the good and the bad,
and I will not let them sink me
because my days…

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A Poem

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I am unemotionally void
and underwhelmed with
the state of my very being

My indifference is irreverent
and my feelings irrelevant
as I stare into space stoicly

Words are noise while
noise becomes anti-silence
as I sleep through it all

Inside I feel nothing
a gaping hole, a scar,
a broken piece…

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A Poem

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I feel like crumbs on a plate
left over from a hurried meal
and long forgotten

Remnants of time lost
inside a memory shredder
just leaving strands of paper
with our words, torn

This is what I am
a castoff, an errant particle
wishing he was whole again

But crumbs…

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Jonathan Greene

Jonathan Greene

Father, poet, writer, real estate investor/team leader, certified life coach, sociable introvert. Curating a meaningful life. IG: trustgreene | trustgreene.com