The looking glass

A face of
No expression. Skin
Opaque… A
Grim line that was a
Mouth
Opens and closes like a
Beached fish… Yet the
Mirror doesn’t
Fog for she has
No breath
She has
Disappeared…
Long forgotten dreams
Ideas unrealized
Cloth unstitched
Lay at her feet.
Cemented by her
Inability to
Think, to
Move, to
Create. Further
Bound by a
Wound so
Deep that
To
Traverse despair would seem
Easy by
Comparison…
She is
Frozen
Lifeless
A husk and is
Cut off from her
Soulful self that can
Lead to
Destruction and
Yet also to
New beginnings…

How much can you bare…
Before
You can stand no more?

When will your discontent
Turn
To rage and
Free you?

Do you live in a dream-world
Where fairies take
Suppositories instead of you
Living life?
To ache
Is to feel… There is
No shame to
Cry. To
Howl. To
Rant or rave!
Do what-ever is
Necessary to
Ignite your
Flame! To
Reacquaint you with your
Soul-self…
Do not put off…
Wait until…
ACT NOW
BE NOW and
Let tomorrow figure
Itself out…

The looking glass

su2anne

Balmain East, Australia

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sometimes we get to the ‘dead zone’ where we feel nothing or are frozen and unable to do anything. this is a frightening time. it is also an ending from which something new can be born…. this is a poem about that…
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