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Reflectivity

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A standard mirror hangs on a

Barren wall. It reflects an empty room

Where we used to dwell.

Many memories have once been

Contained within a lacquered golden

Frame.

Now they are contained in a different

Space of time and place

Within a covetous mind.

Eternally frozen yet moving

Forever.

To break a mirror may bring

Seven years of torment and shame,

But this destruction steals

Away my thoughts to shards and

Immutable fragments of

Before.

Written by uncannynerdyguy

February 28, 2012 at 11:47 pm

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Poority

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A simple sack dress

Muddied by the bullies

Who call me names.

Cannot speak of it to

Ma. She’s sick and doesn’t

Know anything.

She made our dresses,

Lunch, and other things

Simpler.

Now, she barely makes

A sound as she struggles to

Breathe.

Written by uncannynerdyguy

August 25, 2010 at 11:05 am

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Celestial Minds

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Celestial Minds

Ode to My Grandmother’s Love Letters

 There are no stars tonight

But those of memory

 They twinkle brightly

Against the canvas of my mind.

 Yet the others flicker and extinguish

The more I try to focus on them.

 The say it’s a disease

A black hole in my consciousness.

 Will all my orbs be consumed?

Will I be left pitch black…empty?

Written by uncannynerdyguy

February 26, 2010 at 11:28 pm