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Out Of Sight Out Of Mind

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Below is the poem entitled Out Of Sight Out Of Mind which was written by poet Cecilia Macfarlane. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Out Of Sight Out Of Mind

You charm me for days with words you text
Then I'm completely ignored, left feeling perplexed
Maybe you're afraid that we're moving with haste
But totally ignoring me leaves me with a bitter taste

If you need your space then kindly inform me so
I have a life and other places I can go
Consideration and communication are high on my list
Please don't make me feel like for days I don't exist

When I'm with you it's a completely different story
I'm like a rare flower basking in your glory
Attentive and captivating you make me feel unique
Maybe part of the allure is your baffling mystique 

We all seem to want what we can not possess
But a relationship without time will not be a success
So when I'm out of sight..... keep me in your mind
Or you may find yourself single, for I will leave you behind!

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  1. Date: 1/14/2013 11:55:00 PM
    gosh, no matter where I click,it is a poem of yours I have read. I sure hope to see you post some new ones soon. I'm dying to see what you come up with next!

  1. Date: 10/31/2012 7:45:00 PM
    how true i enjoyed reading your poem

  1. Date: 10/17/2012 3:18:00 AM
    a warning to be attentive sweet, or ladylove may leave discrete, so cling on tight to dodge delete...

  1. Date: 10/13/2012 6:38:00 PM
    That's sure telling him...no way should a person hang their hat on someone who only thinks about them when the person is at their side. That simple all that attracts him is what his eyes sees in front of him. NOT ACCEPTABLE!! Great write, Cecilia. One love. Joy Wells

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 11:51:00 AM
    Great work..I especially like and agree with the last stanza second line..In all relationships one has to devote time to the other person or the relationship dies..Thanks for stopping by..Sara

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 10:17:00 AM
    i like this, told as it is, cannot did much more truthful than that.. love your honesty Cecilia...

    horsman Avatar harry horsman
    Date: 10/11/2012 10:18:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    get not did (sorry about that)
  1. Date: 10/10/2012 12:25:00 PM
    I like the story here... Sounds like he's trying to keep you wrapped around his finger? Don't trip,and fall! :o)

  1. Date: 10/7/2012 12:14:00 AM
    You let him have it, lady!! I hope it is not that same guy from before? How is it going, my friend?

  1. Date: 10/6/2012 8:52:00 AM
    A heartfelt plea! Love the last line... great write Ceecillia! Love and hugs, Jack xox

  1. Date: 10/5/2012 3:35:00 PM
    I hearing you, Cecilia!...Been there, done that!...Love hurts sometimes, doesn't it? (but who can live without it?)...First line of last verse is my favorite (and so very true!) - Tim

  1. Date: 10/5/2012 2:49:00 AM
    Love the title and it is a very well written poem Cecilia- oxox love Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 10/4/2012 4:05:00 PM
    Good write. And i was going to inform you that there is a song that you may like that has this saying in it. You probably have heard it, and based the title on it. But if you don't, then it is called Legohouse by Ed Sheeran. He's great.

    Macfarlane Avatar Cecilia Macfarlane
    Date: 10/4/2012 4:19:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    No I have never heard of this song. I just played it on YouTube....not bad, thanks for sharing that with me.
  1. Date: 10/4/2012 3:31:00 PM
    very good writing although it seems that you got so caught up in trying to make your poetry rhymed you lowerd your vocabulary.