Final Death of a Phoenix

It was not long
after she left
when I began
to lose faith
in spring.
Oh, the new blooms
still catch my eye,
and I welcome the
return of warmth,
but I have lost
my capacity for


Filed under Poetry

7 responses to “Final Death of a Phoenix

  1. love the ending, wonderful work!

  2. Oh, I do hope you find it again.

  3. A sad new twist on the myth.

  4. Last three lines… very nice.

    • Thank you. I have done a couple with a Phoenix reference along the way. Must be something I need to explore… If you want a chuckle check out the one right before this one.

  5. Diane Turner

    So much said in so few words. Excellent. Thanks for sharing.

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

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