Alone in a crowd (#2)

Alone Crowded in by people Many of whom seem not to care Most who barely know me Too much noise Too many strange voices Too many different conversations Too many distractions Not able to keep up The beginning of confabulation Just to save face And maintain dignity   Kate Swaffer © 2017

Alone in a crowd

              Caught behind the apostles of life strapped in by a sea of moving limbs and throbbing hearts Clambering for pole position each and every one of them yearning for the ribbon The ribbon of a good life messages not heard samples of life passing by Fanciful wondrous dreaming of yesterdays…