My life did not go on


“My life without you isn’t my life any more”

After you left me,
They said life would go on.

But my life did not go on,
As it became—

My life minus you.

 Poetry    19 May, 2016
 Love    Loss    Poem  
Copyright © Peter Y. Chuang 2019

Peter Y. Chuang

   

Peter Y. Chuang is a novelist, short story writer, and a music critic. When he’s not writing or reading, he’s probably listening to classical music or tinkering with his computers. He uses Linux (current distro of choice: Arch Linux). Read more about his Linux stuff.

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