Someone I fell in love with passed away unexpectedly in April 2017. This is a poem I wrote in August of the same year.

Familiar places.

Unfamiliar faces.

We were here before.

Now just me, you no more.

We traveled states.

Cross country dates.

Now that you’re gone,

It’s not…



Penny Kim

Penny Kim


Marketing Director, photographer, world travel enthusiast. Eat, think, and travel plenty.