Leaving Now

Thank you to Monica of ‘Look Around’ for allowing me to share another piece of poetry on her blog!

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Guest Post

by Amanda Eifert


This isn’t real, I cannot feel,

Your lies are fine, don’t make it real.

Your words remind me, what you did,

Your words hurt me within.

Keep your lies, no promises,

There’s no more compromises.

You don’t say it out-loud, your lips sealed,

Numb inside, I’ll never fully heal.


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The music starts, covers silence,

I don’t want to hear your weak defense.

Broken promises shatter,

The shards so sharp scatter.

Didn’t mean the words you said,

I called you out and you fled.

Pretending you don’t hear me hence,

I’m leaving, no reprehending.


Look around!

By the same Author: Free Verse – “A Congested Mind”

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      Amanda is a writer, blogger, and sometimes student from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She began blogging four-years ago to improve her…

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9 thoughts on “Leaving Now

  1. Melinda Kucsera December 11, 2016 / 5:51 pm

    awesome poem. I love how you worked in “reprehending.” That was the real wow moment for me.

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    • mandibelle16 December 11, 2016 / 11:38 pm

      Hehe thank you. Rhymezone is really useful. It doesn’t always give me the correct word, but often starts me thinking how other words sound similar. Thanks for reading Melinda 🙂

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      • Melinda Kucsera December 12, 2016 / 8:32 pm

        Yes! I love them and have had the same frustrations. Some obvious rhymes are missing and some “words” they suggest aren’t words at all. You have to take their suggestion and refine it.

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      • mandibelle16 December 12, 2016 / 9:15 pm

        Yes you are right about that. At least it helps the process along!

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