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Apart, Together

I wish 
on the same 


Every night.  

We are
apart, together.  

We two.  

The ache, 

I reach 
inside my chest 
touch it, 
caress it. 

Do my best 
to soothe it. 

We are
apart, together. 

We two.

Copyright (C) 2019 Penny Wilson


Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 & 2019 by Z Publishing, Poets Quarterly and Dual Coast Magazine published by Prolific Press. You can find more of her writings on her blog at and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.

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