Carolyn Brunelle

A Reflection - Poem by Carolyn Brunelle

The hour glass of time
returns bits of me to the sea;
and it's these shattered fragments
that seem to whisper back to me.

'Who can know what is true,
or what is reality;
could be, LIFE is the illusion
and this, a distorted reverie.

I've pondered it all for sure
life must be something more;
serve some another purpose
perhaps on other shores.

Beyond our clouds of doubt and fear
maybe life is actually a mirror;
sparkling glass by some beautiful sea,
a reflection of light in eternity.

Topic(s) of this poem: life and death, philosophy, reflection, time

Form: Prose Poem

Comments about A Reflection by Carolyn Brunelle

  • Roseann Shawiak (4/14/2015 8:20:00 PM)

    A beautiful poem of wonder, curiosity and reflections of what life might be. As you say so brilliantly: 'Who can know what is true, or what is reality...'. Profound and meaningful poetical interlude, I definitely love it! Great poem, give it 10 - 10's! Thank you for sharing it, RoseAnn (Report)Reply

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  • Kelly KurtKelly Kurt (4/9/2015 5:33:00 PM)

    A marvelous poem, Carolyn. Thank you for sharing (Report)Reply

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  • Lyn PaulLyn Paul (4/9/2015 4:35:00 PM)

    Enjoyed your words Carolyn and also your biography. Thank you (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 9, 2015

Poem Edited: Friday, April 10, 2015

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