Wednesday, September 17, 2008


aching heart
fighting silent tears
must not show them.
stoic face,
hidden fear.

Your footsteps next to mine
without walking truly beside me.
loneliness fills me.

what does my reflection show.
smiling face, cheery chatter
that doesn't quite reach my eyes.

1 comment:

Jen said...

So beautiful Denise. Thanks for sharing...hoping that "sunshine" fills your eyes soon.