Illusion of Love

Written by: Walayee Poet Lay Whitlock-Ishway

Clawing cages of invisible affection Shackled to imaginary joy Bound by blind rejection Embracing the insecure Heart lost in minds war Hand bleeds emotion raw Unto a bottomless pit of paper Battered words and pain pour Each burned with stains of false hope Fueled by illusions of love to cope Lay