Left Alone Poem
About Left Alone PoemWritten: 2020 but published in 2022
Poet: Abas Obot
Genre: Lyrical Poem
"Left Alone Poem" reflects on the loneliness of feeling disconnected from someone close to you. It speaks of the relationship between two people who have grown up together and once shared a deep bond, but have since grown apart and now feel a sense of isolation and abandonment.
The poem expresses the frustration of being unable to reconnect with the person, while they still make efforts to maintain the facade of a relationship. The poem conveys the deep sadness of being left alone in a situation where a person could have been a source of comfort and solace.
It speaks to the feelings of betrayal and abandonment that arise when a person who was once close to you suddenly withdraws their support and love. It expresses the desire for the person to either love or hate the speaker, so that they can know where they stand, rather than being left in an in-between state of confusion.