Lost at Sea

Lost at Sea

A watery scape
flooded with tears
clinging to
countless branches
 
Salted sores
still stinging
from wounds
inflicted by reason
 
Hope drifting away
on a sea of clouds
Soon lost
forever
 
A fractured heart
sinking heavily
into the fathomless deep
where it will hurt no more
 
 
Christine Bolton - Poetry for Healing ©

Image by Pam Patterson from Pixabay 

Word Prompt
Countless Branches - RDP





  18 comments for “Lost at Sea

  1. March 26, 2020 at 3:19 pm

    So poignant and touching.

    • Christine Bolton
      March 26, 2020 at 3:32 pm

      Thank you my dear 🥰

      • March 26, 2020 at 4:09 pm

        You’re welcome 😉

  2. March 26, 2020 at 4:14 pm

    I had to keep reading to let the words soak into my being and feel the words from within. Words from the heart Christine. Thanks for joining in my prompt

    • Christine Bolton
      March 26, 2020 at 6:24 pm

      You are always so kind ad complimentary. Thank you Bushboy 🙂

      • March 26, 2020 at 6:25 pm

        You’re welcome Christine 🙂

      • Christine Bolton
        March 26, 2020 at 6:26 pm

        🥰

  3. March 26, 2020 at 6:54 pm

    Fine work indeed, CB. Salute.

    • Christine Bolton
      March 26, 2020 at 10:09 pm

      Thanks a lot Ron! 🙂

  4. March 26, 2020 at 7:05 pm

    Love your finale

    • Christine Bolton
      March 26, 2020 at 10:11 pm

      Thanks Drew! ☺️

  5. March 26, 2020 at 10:03 pm

    If words could touch a soul these are the ones that feel the deepest.

    • Christine Bolton
      March 26, 2020 at 10:26 pm

      Thank you Gina. It means a lot 🥰

  6. Johnny B
    March 26, 2020 at 11:03 pm

    That was so great.

    • Christine Bolton
      March 26, 2020 at 11:21 pm

      Thanks Johnny! ☺️

  7. March 27, 2020 at 11:56 am

    There is such an intimately relatable depth in this

    • Christine Bolton
      March 27, 2020 at 5:40 pm

      Thank you dear Jude 🥰

      • March 28, 2020 at 1:32 am

        My pleasure Christine

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