Don’t respond to me;
I’m just bored and
a couple of minutes away from
Come on too strong, afraid that
to do otherwise will make you lose interest.
Waxing poetic, electronic pen pals are
what most become;
asking to meet has never been
my strong suit.
I can be kind, loyal, and thoughtful;
thoughtless, selfish, and bloated by my
Everyone has their own path to walk;
some get partners, others don’t.
Some covet being alone, while
others daydream of someone else.
Come along then,
if you will.
I promise I’ll be the
one who is hurt.
by Erik Shinker