You are right,
there is nothing
left to say.

You should leave.

How can I hope
to face you
when I cannot
even face



for The Mag image prompt.



Filed under Poetry, Poetry - Prompts

10 responses to “Faceless

  1. Not an easy choice, to push someone away. Harder yet when we feel to blame for the situation. Tough to disassemble the underlying cause and look at ourselves truthfully. You’ve captured this quite well in few words.

  2. Helen Dehner

    One of my favorites this week ……

  3. L

    Some intense shame…

  4. Laurie Kolp

    So true… leaves me wanting more.

  5. A perfect response to the prompt…

  6. Karen S.

    A story so true to life, nicely put.

  7. Oh, yes. Double yes, in fact.


  8. that’s right, tell it like it is, straight to his face… or i guess, his back

    well done!

  9. Kath

    So well done!

Some of what I write is true, some is fiction; most is merely possibility.

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