Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership
Quote of the Day

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

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

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

Into Me

Colin Marschall Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Into Me which was written by poet Colin Marschall. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Colin Marschall

Best Colin Marschall Poems

+ Fav Poet

Into Me

Wafts, wefts of hopes, tangled
in life’s ribbons, all are clichés,
first date kisses; cowardly stolen,
diluted to colourless yarn.

Into myself;
Lawn of memories, dandelion bloom littered
insolently demanding attention.

Coat of bravado,
threadbare and excuses bleached;
yet comfortable.

No need to tie complimentary bows
to slip-on friends,
who are but existences hollow echoes.
They are broken bottles, discarded,
empty of substance.

I plagiarize hearts sorrow,
stitch it to coat-sleeve bravado.
Promises weaved into romances web,
until lies are love-bite branded.

My life; esoteric,
fashioned from second-hand words
lip-read from B-movies.

I look into my heart,
Hear emptiness echo
and can only marvel at how
loud my voice seems.

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment



A comment has not been posted for this poem. Be the first to comment.