Cindy Bahl

Poem about being absent in life.

Photo by Matthew Henry

Traveled far
traveled wide
But never traveled
in my time

Wasn’t present
to the life I lived
Didn’t exist
where I should have been

Missed so much
my mind away
It still escapes
to this day

Cindy Bahl

Cindy Bahl

Published Poet | Writer | Astronomer | Software Engineer | Pen on writing advice, chronic pain, mental health, and poetry.