D. B. DEVILLIERS

Poetry

Tag: failure

Apologies Without Apologies

How many times how many
ways can I say
I can’t do it
how much more emphatically should I have insisted
and I never meant to hurt you
I really didn’t
but I guess that doesn’t mean I didn’t do it
does it.

Nowhere

I’m going nowhere
and I’m going
very very
very
fast.