We Were Wallpapers

we were not the flavors 

of a beautiful painting,

 

but rather, the starched sheet

of an endless wallpaper

stranded in a cyclical design

that we drew ourselves,

 

unable to cling to the walls for a lifetime.

hopelosslove

◄ That Which Holds All

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lynn hahn

Fri 20th Jan 2017 04:07

Sounds like marriage lol

Love it

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Randall Eckstein

Fri 20th Jan 2017 01:30

Wow, what a great vignette poem. The imagery, the attribution, the conclusion all draw me in and show me something, rather than telling it to me. I love it!

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Tristan Ayran

Thu 19th Jan 2017 15:14

Haha! Thanks David! Your words mean a lot! ?
Tristan

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