Francie Lynch


Found - Poem by Francie Lynch

If you've lost someone,
Check out the Personals.
Keep your eyes to the ground;
Only tourists look around,
There we'll find the jetsom
Of someone's empty pocket.
A book of Vegas matches
With the middle ones missing;
Neither left or right-handed.
You'll not be found.
There are tissues,
Stained with mascara,
Lying
Beside beads from a broken necklace
That gilded your skin.
You'll not be found.
Blowing across the path
Are shreds of paper
From the note she wrote,
Swirling towards the river.
Chase them to the bank,
Watch them float
Towards the falls.
The meaning is smeared, blurred
Then lost.
This is what finds me out.

Topic(s) of this poem: alone, isolation, lost, love, unrequited love


Comments about Found by Francie Lynch

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/24/2015 1:55:00 PM)


    Very amazing and expressive sharing done with reality. Wisely penned...10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 24, 2015



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