Open/close side menu
C.C. Hogan

It should not hurt

Comment on this article

I like writing the odd verse. 

As I write a character tonight, I realise I have filled her with a memory from my youth, an opportunity that I, as a stupid youngster, threw away.

Writing can creep up on you sometimes. So, here is a poem about my memory.

It should not hurt

It should not hurt
At my age to so
Dream of something
Of long ago

I should not ache
A tear to now cry
Because of want
For you, I sigh

I must not feel
A loss not now when
I look back for
Seeing you then

Oh loss of mine
Why did I tear and
Ruin my chances
Then in the sand

Why do I feel now
This pain and sorrow
From long ago
And need to know

It should not hurt
For I did no wrong
I loved you so
And for you I long

C.C. Hogan

See Also


    Please feel free to comment - no anger, no bad vibes, no trashing people. Just sit around, enjoy a flagon of bear and mull over the world You can login with Disqus, Facebook, Twitter or Google.

    On Audible, Amazon & iTunes

    Book one of my Dirt fantasy saga is now available as an audiobook. Click Here.

    All my sites are hosted by kualo

    Unlimited Web Hosting - Kualo
    Having used countless hosts, I have been using Kualo for the last few years. Fast, secure, great pricing and really solid support. Totally recommended. Click Here.

    Series One & Two are out now!

    Start series one with Dirt for Free, and start reading the brand new series two with Girls of Dirt for only 99p!

    Girls of Dirt includes a recap of series one.

    Get it now at the Dirt website


    Become a fan of CC Hogan at ReverbNation. Click Here.

    Become a fan at ReverbNation

    The Stink Is Here

    North London, 1976. The longest, hottest summer on record. The water is running out and the kids hate their parents. Which bunch of idiots would think it is a good idea to start a band?

    The Stink

    Visit The Stink Website