Age of Empathy
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Age of Empathy

Every Rose Has Its Thorn

and yet remains eternal in its grace.

Photo by Emily Bernal on Unsplash

Every rose
has its thorn, and yet
remains eternal
in its grace.

That’s why the mirror
with the engraved rose
weathering
and not withering
just fluttering,
simply dropping
and hanging on,
left a stain
on my
heart.

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Lindsay Soberano-Wilson

Lindsay Soberano-Wilson

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Poet | Teacher | Feminist | Creator: Put It To Rest I Editor: iPoetry | Casa de mi Corazon: A Travel Journal of Poetry & Memoir. (BEd. MA.) lindsaysoberano.com