Writing Prompt #12

Engraved in my cells
This night
Like any other

In a whisper
I was gone
Like a ghost
I hurtled down the stairs

It was over
Shots of pain
Across my heart

I was never yours
You just thought
You could stole
Parts of my soul

In the street that night
The pieces of my life
Scattered everywhere

The chance to put them back together
And find myself again!

***

I know that nothing can change nor erase the violence of that special night. It’s there forever. It’s part of me as good memories are too. It was for so long a night I would recall with fear. The words, the scene, the threats.

It was tough and yet, thank God, it was, or I would have never left. I would have came back, despite the mess, despite the nonsense, despite me becoming a stranger to myself. And it would have been tragic!

This night gave me the chance to start anew. Sometimes the best is hidden in the most dangerous places.

This is my piece of poetry as part of Writing Prompt proposed by Mona.

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15 thoughts on “Writing Prompt #12”

  1. Oh, Marie, this poem gave me chills right to the bone. Then your statement at the bottom really brought a tear to my eye. How dare anyone treat you that way. You gathered strength and did the right thing. ❤ and hugs. The last line! YES.

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  2. Wow! what a thought… “the best is hidden in dangerous places”… thought-provoking observation Marie. This is one of your best poems, saying so much in just few words! Bless your stars that a loving yet dangerous place taught you life lessons. Love and hugs dear friend.

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