Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

See and share Beautiful Nature Photos and amazing photos of interesting places

Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

Mask number 2

kathleen stevens Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Mask number 2 which was written by poet kathleen stevens. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by kathleen stevens

Best Kathleen Stevens Poems

+ Fav Poet

Mask number 2


It covers your soul as darkness draping over the sunlight,
 
Your Spirit seeks the world with penetrating eyes,
 
An undisputable wave, a persuaded glance,
 
A vanity inside abiding, and nonetheless
 
Fragmented consumed exhibits –
 
Pieces as shattered glass,
 
Dusted with suffering in twinkling’s time,
 
Whirling with frenzy, becoming a cavort
 
With mere thoughts of an empty heart-
 
Seeking out an eternity of dual hearts
 
Winged hand-in-hand evoking beauty,
 
A joyful dawn, a gem of love,
 
And mystery given by hours of a gentle work;
 
Your guarded soul knowing each mask which
 
Stands wishing and seeking the selfsame,
 
Poses evolving and amassing little understanding,
 
Statutes unfair do never-rest,
 
Simply leads to bareness far and wide;
 
Prisoner kept inside your encased wearied mask,
 
Do not accede to life’s ragged hand slaying your treasure,
 
Disrobe the mask you wear and sanctioned,
 
Mark your love and tranquility for a time to come,
 
Allow your soul to breathe unleashed –

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 8/12/2012 3:34:00 PM
    I love watching a word parade. Great descriptions

    stevens Avatar kathleen stevens
    Date: 8/20/2012 11:18:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Willie!! :)
  1. Date: 7/15/2012 9:22:00 AM
    Love the movement of the searching soul, here, Kathleen! Jimbo

    stevens Avatar kathleen stevens
    Date: 7/15/2012 1:56:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Jimbo!!