Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

Read Poems by John Allen

John Allen Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below are poems written by poet John Allen. Click the Next or Previous links below the poem to navigate between poems. Remember, Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth. Thank you.

List of ALL John Allen poems

Best John Allen Poems

+ Fav Poet

Faces and Masks

You have her face, but not her eyes. 
Fragrant words, but sweetened lies.
All my poems spilled onto your page, 
kept inside more than ink, a quiet rage. 

You have her face, but not her eyes. 
Whispered words and lonely sighs. 
A dream that won't come true, 
sorry to say she isn't you. 

You have her face, but not her eyes. 
A love affair dressed in disguise. 
All my love laid behind her shadow, 
you're the echo the voice couldn't follow. 
I wish you were different and that you'd grow wise, 
you have her face, but not her eyes.


Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment

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