Voyager I

i wrote a poem
the world doesn’t care

i may as well have asked it
what to wear

i wrote a poem
twelve others saw it

some read my poem
five of them liked it

i wrote a poem
cast to the wind

random writer of poems
on a muse’s whim

thin as a heartbeat
in algorithmic heat

i wrote a poem
no need for despair

real as the planets
a scattering found rare

A. H (15th July 2022)

maybe it should be called ‘tincture for obscurity’?

3 Comments Add yours

  1. Seoul Sister says:

    The silver lining is that WP is a good filtering process for your true audience. I liked the loneliness of your poem and I think many can relate πŸ’–

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Toni says:

      thank you, you put a smile on my face πŸ™‚

      Liked by 1 person

      1. Seoul Sister says:

        πŸ™‚ You’re welcome, Toni

        Liked by 1 person

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