A Lone

It’s a refuge, a sanctuary,
a way to shut out the world
when it gets too loud.

It’s a prison, a trap,
keeping you apart
when you’d rather be a part.

Solitude is sometimes
the thing you choose,
and other times it chooses you.


  1. Hi Michael,

    A really precise look at the two sides to solitude! You capture is concept well in a few words with impactful meaning/truth. I agree with this persepctive.

    Thanks for sharing!

    Liked by 1 person

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