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I write what I feel…

The Lapse


The Lapse

Phone rings
Rubber screams
Metal screeches
One lapse
Three lives



Author: adeeyoyo

I am a middle-aged South African woman, living in Johannesburg. I began writing poetry towards the end of May 2010. I love animals – sometimes more than people! I am back after a break. Thanks for still being here, if you are! Missed you! xxx

16 thoughts on “The Lapse

  1. And all it takes is a split second to lose concentration.


  2. A split second of stupidity.
    Good one adee, as always.


  3. LOL…powerful and oh so very true!! Good one!!! Hugs xx


  4. thansk for the brithday wishes…so vivid your verse in only a few lines…i have been in a few crashes…got my heart pumping…hope all are well…


  5. What did we all do before these phones were available? lol 🙂


  6. …I have something I need to post…..the same experience……your word usage here is great…..although it portrays a sad situation…


    • Very sad, Stilekke. I wrote it as I still see such dreadful thoughtlessness around, eg little kids standing on the front passenger seat and, of course, people talking and texting on phones while driving.


  7. nice flow of words.


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