Thursday, 12 April 2018

Napowrimo 2018 Day 12

Hello Readers,

Welcome to day 12 of my NaPoWriMo poetry writing challenge. Today's poem is inspired by all of those feelings of self-hate, that most of us have battled in our lives. Today's poem is called ...

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Reflections

Many years passed by,
When I couldn't look at you,
That disappointing face,
Reflecting through the glass,
Your endless imperfections,
Doubled every day,
As you wiped rivers,
Of tears away,
I hated you,
From way back when,
Your eyes shone a sadness,
Again and again,
You destroyed my happy place,
With that haunting,
Look upon your face,
But it was all just an illusion,
When the years stripped away,
Now I find I love you,
Each and every day.

Thanks for reading,
Louise.

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