My heart is like an ice box

My heart is like an ice box

There’s no beating inside
No movement; 
Just ice.
There’s no emotions,
No feelings;
Just empty vials
And ripped open packages in its place.
I’m not numb, I’m frozen.
When you’re numb feelings 
Come back, cheerfulness restored .
The chatter
Joy, all reassume their seats at the dinner table.
But when you’re frozen- 
There’s damage that’s left.
There is no new normal.
No seasonal spring comes
To defrost all the heartache and ice.
You’re stuck in winter

4 replies to “My heart is like an ice box

  1. Love can make us cold and lonely. I believe good to clear the head and come alive in the emotion of love when you are ready. I like the honest and direct feel in the poem. Thank you for the excellent poetry.


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