Grief Its a pain. An ache-- Deep and unrelenting. Its incomprehensible. A nightmare That you don’t wake up from. Its feeling lost. Stuck in an endless maze-- Wanting to escape. Its an irritation. An open wound Which fails to heal. Its overbearing loneliness. An unwelcome plight-- Distressed and desolate. Its anxiousness -- Unsettled and unbalanced. Relieved only with pain. Its reality, But not the one you imagined. The new normal is far from.