Two Streams

Two Streams

By: Yuu Ikeda

When a stream of envy
mixes with
a stream of disappointment
at myself,
a fire of desire for broken future
begins to burn on my skin

This whirlpool
leads me to the darkest loneliness,
makes me emptier,
and
fascinates me strongly

Yuu Ikeda is a Japan based poet.
She loves writing, drawing,
and reading mystery novels.
She writes poetry on her website.
https://poetryandcoffeedays.wordpress.com/
Her published poems can be found
in <Nymphs>,
<Selcouth Station Press>,
<Goat’s Milk Magazine>,
<celestite poetry>,
and more.

Alexander McFern on Unsplash

You can find Yuu Ikeda at @yuunnn77 on Twitter and Instagram

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