iPoetry
Published in

iPoetry

Defenses

Notoriously broken

Image by Peter Gottschalk from Pixabay

Never ever the negative criticisms were taken seriously.
Yet, some biting remarks tear through the reinforcements.
No one is ever given access to the heart matters.
Yet, the intruders dare to spread lies.
Nearest and dearest are kept at a distance.
Yet, the nastiest encounters leave a mark.
Normal has never been a friend.
Yet, some abnormal unhinges the fury within.
Nonverbal communications indicate nothing is…

--

--

Come and share with us your inner song

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Dr. Fatima Imam

Poet, writer, historian, educator, advocate of underrepresented voices, and cat lover.