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A Cold, Cracked Eggshell

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Below is the poem entitled A Cold, Cracked Eggshell which was written by poet Linda Xiao. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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A Cold, Cracked Eggshell

My heart shattered glass
My eyes twin rain clouds
My sleeves wet rag cloths
My sobs persistent freight trains
My fingers frozen ice
My surroundings a blurry dream
I make the corners of my lips curve up for the people around me
Even though I myself is a cold, cracked eggshell
Only barely held together.

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  1. Date: 12/17/2012 7:26:00 PM
    wow,you have a very cool style of writing. I see you as someone not native English speaker who is doing really well with imagery in this language. Great poem!