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Only after Robert Turner hurts a woman does he realize how much of a hold alcohol has on his life.
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A short poem about being in love with someone you have no chance with. Enjoy
"The past is a gaping hole. You try to run from it, but the more you run, the deeper, more terrible it grows behind you, its edges yawning at your heels. Your only chance is to turn around and face it. But it's like looking down into the grave of your love, or kissing the mouth of a gun, a...
When you think of your mother, what do you first envision? What memories do you, or will you have?
What will you think & remember of her when time slips by?
By Altamash Rafiq
Wrote this for a friend when he was subject to unrequited love.
Poetry | Updated Mar 31, 2014 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Altamash Rafiq
Poetry | Updated Mar 31, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
I've been trying out a new writing technique where I pretend that I feel a certain way even though I don't. I.e I am actually in a long-term, very happy relationship at the moment but tried to take on the role of someone that was suffering a break-up and feeling the miserable state that is...
Poetry | Updated Mar 2, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Letting go is a hard thing to do, but sometimes it's what must be done.
This is about the conflict of wanting to let go, but you just simply can't...
As two former work colleagues reconnect over coffee, each must decide whether their relationship can be given the chance to flourish or whether their love must remain forever unspoken.
Something bitter I wrote when someone I loved hurt me. Standard writer stuff.
Just another poem about unrequited admiration.
My first and favourite poem
Poetry | Updated Jan 6, 2014 | Reads: 34 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Poetry | Updated Jan 6, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
A lover's hallucinations
Poetry | Updated Jan 6, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0