This was a really excellent poem. The questions at the end were true, what has happened to society where appearance plays a bigger factor into a person rather then their intellect, ambitions, desires or dreams.
How society has condemned us to ignorance.In reply to - Jessica posted an update: Put make up on, show some skin, Lose weight, you have to be thin, Straighten your hair, curl your hair, Dye your hair, change yourself everywhere. Spend hours in front of the mirror, Dressing yourself up for the perfect picture, Colors matching, breasts showing, Tight shirts, face glowing, Where the hell is this life going? Do I really have to make up my face? How do you even “make up” your face in the first place? Can you pull a face out of thin air? At the end of it all, is it real? Is it what’s really there? Appearance is important, it catches the eye, But do I have to be revealing? Really, do i? What happened to my personality? What happened to reality? What the fuck is wrong with society? • View
WILLOW MARTIN Willow Martin was his name; A man with hair all the same. He bowed and sung songs at night With a dress filled with fright. Now, this man was a man like no other He loved to dance with his brothers. Not the dancing that was with the feet but the one between [...]
Express the unexpressed,
Exhibit yourself to the world.
Show the truth
While hiding in lies.
Be both something you cannot
and something you know you can be, like a Chameleon.
I’ve closed doors before, but not like this one. The doors I closed in the pass always led me to another room, but this door didn’t. I was home, in my living decorated with a cement fire place, some renaissance paintings, a nice Persian couched and this unopened brown door. Momma always told me never [...]