Literary Impulse
Published in

Literary Impulse

Bloodless Loss

Tanka

Photo by author

I loved you poorly
gone now, with my heart and blood
waxen soul grieves still
dreams haunted, your revenant
pale since, await the rider

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Stephen Chamberlin

Stephen Chamberlin

Oldish guy, trying his hand at something new. Retired Coast Guard Officer. Now self-employed in the wine and spirits industry.