A beautiful letdown

February 5, 2008
By christina yglesias, Cupertino, CA

A beautiful letdown

This porcelain doll.
Flawless.

Soft cascade of raven water.
Pouting pot of fuschia bloom.
Night fringe frames two brights.

Can my senses,
encompass her beauty?
I reach out to touch her.

Ceramic.
Dull.
Colder.

Was life ever there?


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