My wonderful sister Aquileana, http://aquileana.wordpress.com invited me to join in the Non-Love in More than Ten Sentences Challenges. A different take on the Love in Ten Sentences Challenge. My poem will follow after the rules.
Rules for the “Non-Love in More than Ten Sentences Challenge”:
If you are in, you only have to link back to my blog and add your poem on your blog, making sure to include:
~The word “Love”, at least once.
~At least one adverb. (For instance: unavoidably).
~At least one quote or motto, marked by quotation marks.
As to the poem and particularly as to Non- Love, the topics might be related to: a break up, betrayals of love, an impossible love, amorous quarrels, an unrequited love, disappointment or disbelief with regard to love, and so on…
Finally, you shall nominate ten (10) bloggers for them to follow up this challenge, if they want to.
He passes her by
without even a glance
his eyes fixed on his shoe laces
he doesn’t notice the sunrise of her smile
his head buried in the business section of the local newspaper
“Nothing makes a room feel emptier than wanting someone in it.”
She passes by him
She looks his way, but he’s looking down at his shoes
She smiles with all the fullness of a morning sunrise
He never looks up from reading his newspaper
Love was knocking, but only she answered
He was lost in thought
Wondering if this charming lady he passed by each morning
could ever fall in love with a guy like him
photo credit: artinfo.com
Thank you Aqui, for the invitation. I will leave this challenge open to any one who wants to join in.