Reality

Reality

A Poem by AaronFreitas
"

Just some stuff I wrote and decided to share since it's been forever!

"

I try to pick up the pieces of my shattered heart left crumbled on the ground but defeat starts to set into my mind. Emptiness is a feeling all too familiar as I lay here and contemplate what the rest of my life without love would feel like. Nearly two years have passed and women come and go... not one has chosen to stay and accept the love I have to give. On the other hand, maybe they see that this heart is empty and while I lay here believing in what I have to offer, the women of the past see that there's nothing left. No love, no compassion and no reason to love me. I lay alone without a tear in my eye, without an ache in my heart. Yet, I caress a crack in my soul as the pain and hurt from life without love is beyond affecting the body I reside in. It's much deeper than that now. It's taking a slow, torturing toll on my soul that will last eternity. An emptiness and loneliness that bruises the very thought of my own existence to a point of feeling completely gone from life as we know. Yet, I stop to think that it's still just me laying alone in this bed. At least I have me.



© 2016 AaronFreitas



Author's Note

AaronFreitas
Doesn't really fit a category but I have all these things I've written and haven't shared... decided to share this piece that I wrote in bed last night.

My Review

Would you like to review this Poem?
Login | Register




Featured Review

An interesting write caught between an itch you cannot scratch, a hunger that won't go away and maybe just maybe,slow down and let love come to you, its all about being out there socially and something happens when you least expect it. apart from that i feel your pain. Hi Aaron hope all is well.

Posted 1 Year Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

andrew mitchell

1 Year Ago

are you mocking my reviews kwp.:)
KWP

1 Year Ago

no way ... I was just hoping for a full meal ... LOVE X
AaronFreitas

1 Year Ago

It definitely does have a way of creeping up on you when you least expect it! I blame it on the col.. read more



Reviews

Well my dear. This piece hit a nerve with me.
You and I have had many, many personal conversations about love, life, and everything in between. It is a long and hard road... We both know that.

I like how you explore the reasons possible loves have come and gone. It was brilliant sweetie. As usual

Posted 8 Months Ago


I say if someone can't love you when it's just you
then they don't deserve the nine yards
Where have you been Aaron ..... missing reading more of your work
Its been way too long .....

Posted 8 Months Ago


Wow this is strong... very deep thank you and your emotion in this makes it 10 times better great work

Posted 9 Months Ago


Jesus are you still alive buddy..its been forever.

I love the rawness and painful insecurity in this piece...I think you sumed all those feeling really well. I liked how it resembled some of my own lonely thoughts. Well done buddy

Posted 10 Months Ago


This is somewhat 40% people in this world are feeling right now.. miserable and lonely.
This was painful yet beautiful..
Keep writing :)

Posted 11 Months Ago


Raw pain---swollen until it is numb. Last line is a powerful recognition of self worth and perhaps hope for healing. Such a heart gripping piece. I pray the sun is shining on you once again.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

AaronFreitas

11 Months Ago

Thank you Larq :) Sorry for such a late response I haven't been around much. Appreciate your comme.. read more
I really dig the achingly numb content of this piece. it really invites us as readers to soak in it.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

AaronFreitas

11 Months Ago

Thank you Crystal :)
I like this poem, I feel like I'm getting a peak in your raw, unfiltered brainstorming and your thoughts, and writing like that takes a lot of practice and skill. Nice!

// O

Posted 1 Year Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

AaronFreitas

11 Months Ago

It is definitely a raw peak into my mind :) Thank you
How touching! Actually brought a tear to my eye. " At least I have me" great job

Posted 1 Year Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

AaronFreitas

11 Months Ago

Thank you very much :)
Ah Aaron. Thanks for sharing this profound piece. Seemed to come right from your heart which means despite not fitting in a category, it was great. Stay inspired. =]


Posted 1 Year Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

AaronFreitas

11 Months Ago

Thank you friend :) I've been distant but waiting for the itch to just write and share.

First Page first
Previous Page prev
1
Request Read Request
Add to Library My Library
Subscribe Subscribe


Stats

834 Views
32 Reviews
Rating
Added on October 10, 2016
Last Updated on October 10, 2016

Author

AaronFreitas
AaronFreitas

CA



About
I love to write, most my work tends to be on the darker side. I write from my heart and tend not to mess with it too much. I guess sometimes I write and post without focusing on what everyone else w.. more..

Writing

Related Writing

People who liked this story also liked..


The Power Of Palms The Power Of Palms

A Story by Zoe


Primal. Primal.

A Poem by Desert Rose