alicia page

(03/13/96 / Georgia)

broken mirror

A heart is like a broken mirror
It's better to leave it broken than
to hurt yourself trying to pick up
the broken pieces.

Submitted: Wednesday, February 25, 2009

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  • Freshman - 1,756 Points Pranab K Chakraborty (2/12/2010 12:54:00 PM)

    unique piece of contemporary writing.
    just open the whole pages of your heart......

    a friend as a reader awaits your finest tune of creation to hear (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,756 Points Allenika ... (10/6/2009 3:02:00 PM)

    At some point its true, yet you will someday have to go through the pain
    for the heart to heal. Nice poem! (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,111 Points Astrid Eckstein (5/13/2009 1:33:00 PM)

    Dear Alicia,

    Good day to you and nice poetry!

    Yesterday, while jogging, I started creating a poem involving a conversation with my mirror-the mirror being omniscient, that is, which caused me to feel ill at ease. I saw your poem 'broken mirror' and found it haunting and contemplative for myself.


    Amy (Report) Reply

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