“Heartbreak Boy”

Shutters closed,
floors bare,
dark house,
your kingdom of despair.

Halogen lights
watermelon rinds
your real kingdom
has straight lines.

Two sides,
two yous
one heart
shaded in dark blues.

It’s so obvious
to those who care.
Your soul’s in need
of desperate repair.

Tired eyes,
silent cries
you are
dead inside.

(Why don’t you change?)

(How do I fix you?)

(I shouldn’t have to fix you.)

When
will
you
realize?

Photo by Rich Smith on Unsplash

©2020 Jai Lynn

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3 thoughts on ““Heartbreak Boy”

  1. “Halogen lights
    watermelon rinds
    your real kingdom
    has straight lines.”

    My favourite part. ^^

    LAWD you are soo creative. I have vivid pictures in my mind whenever I read your poetry!! So amazing, Jai!♡

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