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Empty Words


A quiet soul 
longing for 
connection 
in this loud and
disconnected world 

The isolation is
heavy

cumbersome

A physical 
ache

My desolation echoes 
off empty walls
down empty halls

The words 
are
empty today

Unfulfilling

Copyright (C) 2021 Penny Wilson
 

 

Author:

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 https://pennywilsonwrites.com/ and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.

9 thoughts on “Empty Words

  1. Wow, Penny!! You just keep knocking it outta the park!! I SO Love this! It is so moving, deep, tender and intimate exposure of self!! Awesome!
    Bellissimo, My Dear, Bellissimo!
    xoxox 😊💕💖😘🌹🌹

    Like

  2. This is such a powerful commentary on how isolated and alone many of us are feeling during this pandemic. Yet, though we may be physically separated, friendships, love, kindness and more still link us. You are not alone, dear Penny. Nor am I.

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