28 Oct

Art by Francine van Hove


She sifts through his poems

studying every nuance

examining every subtext

measuring every sentence

considering every meaning

reviewing every word.


She digs ever deeper

for a fragment

of her.



© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Written by me three years ago. But I like it.

Art by Francine van Hove


Posted by on October 28, 2019 in Poetry, Still Life


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15 responses to “Born

  1. Dale

    October 28, 2019 at 4:09 pm

    That is a tad uncanny…

    Liked by 1 person

  2. YouLittleCharmer

    October 28, 2019 at 5:01 pm

    Amazingly accurate! Love it! 🖤🖤

    Liked by 1 person

  3. patti o'malley (@OzoneparkPatti)

    October 28, 2019 at 8:33 pm

    She’s just looking for connection and validation. Don’t we all?

    Liked by 1 person

  4. patti o'malley (@OzoneparkPatti)

    October 28, 2019 at 8:34 pm

    BTW, beautiful photo..

    Liked by 1 person

    • Romantic Dominant

      October 28, 2019 at 11:22 pm

      Yes. A painting by one of my favourite artists, Francine van Hove.


  5. patti o'malley (@OzoneparkPatti)

    October 29, 2019 at 3:06 am

    TY, I will check her art..

    Liked by 1 person

  6. thereluctantpoet

    October 30, 2019 at 12:50 am

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

    Liked by 1 person


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