a Few Words
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a Few Words

But In My Eyes

A Poem

Image by kalhh from Pixabay
Image by kalhh from Pixabay

By Julia A. Keirns

In my mind
A flower
As beautiful as it can be.
Big and red and lovely
For all the world to see.
But in my eyes
The flower
Wilts and slowly dies.
My mind is kind and shows me
What it is I want to see.
But in my eyes
I see the world
As it can only be.

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Julia A. Keirns

Julia A. Keirns

The goal is simply to write. You can read more about me at www.jakeirns.com