Locked Behind the Lashes

by Larry Chamberlin   Feb 28, 2018

You huddle in grief from the pain
and I wish that I could say all of it was due
to the actions of another.

I wipe your tears with the pages of our novel
wondering if any of it was worth writing
to have left you beset this way.

Open your arms, reach through to me
and let us make this day the first of many
that will heal the wounds between us.

[Tony’s graphic prompt: https://i.pinimg.com/originals/8b/ca/4c/8bca4c643617e20077c6fe99e8027d99.jpg]


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  • 2 weeks ago

    by Em (marmite)

    I could have sworn I'd commented on this obviously not but better late than never so I'm told this is a stunningly beautiful yet some what sad interpretation of Tony's picture prompt

  • 2 weeks ago

    by Tony

    Thanks for the interpretation, I enjoyed it a lot. So interesting the way people observe art differently, guess a picture really is worth a thousand words.

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