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Never Here

Poem about being absent in life.

Photo by Matthew Henry

Traveled far
traveled wide
But never traveled
in my time

Wasn’t present
to the life I lived
Didn’t exist
where I should have been

Missed so much
my mind away
It still escapes
to this day



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Cindy Bahl

Published Poet | Astronomer | Writer | Coder | Artist | Pen on chronic pain, mental health, & poetry. Neck-deep working on two books: memoir & sci-fi novel.