Laying here in the darkness
waiting for daybreak
I hug the pillow closer
pretending it is you
Wishing  you were here
Laying beside me
Where I could gaze
at you sleeping
Watching your
rapid eye movement 
Hoping I was in your dreams
and not in the shade
where you left me

Christine Bolton - Poetry for Healing ©

Word Prompts:

Daybreak - Daily Addictions
Hug - RDP
Rapid - FOWC
Shade - Stream of Conciousness

  5 comments for “Wishing

  1. November 30, 2019 at 6:28 pm

    such sweet longing – beautifully expressed as always dear

    • Christine Bolton
      November 30, 2019 at 11:35 pm

      Thank you Gina 💕☺️

  2. December 1, 2019 at 2:04 am

    Love how you expressed wistful yearning, Christine. 🙂💞

  3. December 2, 2019 at 5:16 pm


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