Poetry – There’s No Bandage

In this free verse poetry, “There’s No Bandage”.

No one can feel the wounds. Of the heartache of a breakup or a loss. The silent bleeding of the soul in healing. Time is the only bandage to seal the wound of loss. A free verse poetry and digital art piece to soothe the soul.

Image of free verse poetry,

… There’s No Bandage …

My smile doesn’t expose,
the absence of you.
Broken, inside, is me,
behind white teeth.
They told me I should smile.
Covering the fractured,
splintered me.
But I can’t.
I can’t stuff seeds,
between cracks of concrete
and help you to see green.
Oh GOD, this pain.
And I wished you’d
go out of my veins.
There’s no bandage.

©Linda J. Wolff 2017
|There’s No Bandage|
A free verse poetry.

No bandage that can fix the wounds of the heart.


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A poetic wordsmith by the mind and a passionate blogger by heart. Reservoir for Wolff Poetry & Urban Poetry 2017, mentor for youth writing groups. Life motto: Everything you seek is in the stillness of one's mind. The place between seconds, whispering of a song between sound.

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