Treasure Island

Edwina Reizer

(12/22/1937 / LAKEWOOD, NJ)

AN EMPTY HOUSE


A house that's always empty
always feels its pain.
It's hollow and it's lifeless
and knows that it's insane
to shelter not a single soul
and hear no welcome sounds
because all of its rooms are vacant
and emptiness surrounds
its space.

A house that's always empty
wears a lonely face.

Submitted: Friday, September 03, 2010

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