Facing Habits

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Facing Habits 

succumbing to looking glass,
enamored;
a vision of illusion,
rippling on its surface,
eyes intent on knowing 

reaching into looking glass,
pulling paper self,
determined;
tears scratch down the middle,
[insert onomatopoeia]
crinkled up fragments –
perfect for spit balls

tripping over looking glass,
inebriated;
landing into self,
a new found sense –
bamboozled

dancing with looking glass,
seduced;
swaying to and fro,
clutching too close,
cracking open reflection

slamming down looking glass,
forgiven;
trapped voices slip through shards,
released; {from} self-made prison,
[lost]

desperate for looking glass,
entranced;
pieces of its puzzle,
sharply placed together,
dismorphic comforts –
cling

[looking glass, shattered –
reflecting;
old habits,
intrepidly dismantled]

About mindretrofit8

Sharing the twistings, and musings that twirl in my mind. Hoping others can relate, or at least enjoy... To know more about me personally you can visit my website at Mind Retrofit.
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9 Responses to Facing Habits

  1. wow i don’t know how you do it but i can sure relate to this, amazing!

  2. invisibleme says:

    [looking glass, shattered –
    reflecting;
    old habits,
    intrepidly dismantled]
    Simply brilliant. I am looking forward to the day when that’s what happens with my old habits. Wonderful imagery!

    • Thank you invisibleme! Me too! I have not “arrived” by any means. I am not sure I will with all of my old habits, however, they are nice thorns in my side that give some bursts of writing inspiration. 🙂 I just went over to your blog and LOVED your about page! I had to follow. Look for to reading more from you!

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