Avatar Author: Robert Quick A no-name, aspiring author who can't stop writing. Looking ahead, he strives for perfection. Shackled by various forms of entertainment, he dreams of success. Most stories here are an invitation to YOU, to join me in cre... Read Bio

unloved and alone,
sometimes i hide
from my face,
the one in the mirror,

the one in the dark.

Please don’t blame me
for leaving you.
It’s so hard to remember
that I wasn’t always
this alone.

I got your message
and press my palms against
the cool slick surface,
waiting for you
to push back.

View this story's details




Average Reader Rating

Get the conversation started! All you have to do is Sign In and you can post your comment.

Not yet a member of our fun little community? It's cool, Joining Ficly is fast, fun, and easy!

Inspired by

unloved and alone sometimes even my own shadow abandons me I don’t blame it for leaving I don’t blame anyone for walking away fro...

UNloved by Angela LaFey