I was told

April 8, 2012
I was told I am a tattoo permanent storming clouds.

I was told my face is a glittery mask that causes people fearful.

I was told that when my eyes are open, they appear gaunt.

I was told I'm invisible to my imagination.

I was told that if you try to find the forest you would find the city door to my heart.

I was told I was the blue spiral of the present.

I was told I was in deep sleep on Saturday.

I was told in the sunshine a piece of glass will show the lion in March.

I was told in school textbooks my drawings give whispers.

I was told eating too much gives people headaches.

I was told my ears don't have any bees wax, since I listen too much.

I think I was told too much,

if you only knew what they meant.

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LoveEternally said...
May 6, 2012 at 5:13 pm
i really like your poem. it really makes the reader theink :D great job!!
beautifulspirit This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 22, 2012 at 6:14 pm
Though I'm not exactly sure what your poem is about, it does make the reader think about its intent.
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