books_and_rooks

United States of America

When life gives you lemons, make orange juice.

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The Invisible Life with All-Seeing Eyes

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2019

Laughter erupts across the room,
The joy of companionship in full bloom
They chatter, loving memories they rejoice
Of all the times they spent together, embracing one another's voice
Sun-bright smiles, star-shining eyes-
All to cover the obvious lies.

To whom, you may ask?
Who is the one able to peer behind the candied mask?
Why, it is only I;
The girl, quiet and oh-so shy,
Presence thin as a knife,
Secrets blatant to her, the invisible life.

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