Brian Taylor

Silver Star - 3,312 Points (England)

All Done By Mirrors - Poem by Brian Taylor

One man’s yesterday

is another man’s magic theatre.

He creates the past

he thinks he had

which shows that things weren’t so bad

(or even a little better) .

He stretches and bends time and space

and smooths the contours of each face,

the beautiful and the ugly,

to make or mould or find

a glove which fits more snugly

the deformed fist in his mind.

Topic(s) of this poem: past

Form: Elegy

Comments about All Done By Mirrors by Brian Taylor

  • (11/19/2015 3:23:00 PM)

    Presence cannot attach and grasp - only the ego or person created in the past and continued because presence is not seen. Thank you for the mirror. (Report) Reply

    Brian Taylor (11/20/2015 8:06:00 AM)

    Yes. Thank you. Brian

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 19, 2015

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