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A face painted.

To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain, and play with it. - Charlie Chaplin He was just ready now. It takes time. A hour has passed, but he was quicker today. He just added a little bit more of red near the eye, perfect now! Half an hour was still left.… Continue reading A face painted.

Poetry

Trapped In The Shell

"Trapped in tough folds Folds of thick fabric Inside a shell. Reflect, reflect. Wriggle, be calm Wriggle, be firm Wriggle, be persistent Move, break out. Break out, now see Yourself, differently. See with, the soul's eye Your broken shell, Your cocoon. You are then- A butterfly. The sky is yours So is the breeze Fly… Continue reading Trapped In The Shell

Poetry

Persistent

"It left the corner Of my watery eye Slowly. Silently spilled. Leaving a trail From the edge Of my nose Of my mouth. Then dropped From my chin. Unnoticed. It's trail faded away But the emotion didn't The dark clouds Covered the sky Still After the drizzle." Sometimes painful emotions linger on and you require… Continue reading Persistent

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Sylvia Plath: Poems to feel

I must get my soul back from you; I am killing my flesh without it. - Sylvia Plath It was when the poem, 'Mirror', by Sylvia Plath was read in the class that I discovered the poet. The poem 'Mirror' indulged me too deeply. In me she has drowned a young girl,and in me an… Continue reading Sylvia Plath: Poems to feel