How Long The Road to Forgetfulness?
Don't look back
there's no point
it's an abyss left behind
a yawning chasm in front,
tread softly at present
don't wake dormant dreams
trying much as possible to stifle past screams,
let's carry on forever
and appear strong and serene.
© Collinie Hareendra Weeratunga, published 2005 (all rights reserved)
image acknowledgement Taite T Abrams