Medusa Waves

Freshman - 680 Points (September 14 / Dallas)

Blow Up Doll - Poem by Medusa Waves

I keep meeting people and lovers who want to
Make some fantasy of me,
Some ethereal lover from pink clouds and sea foam.
They create me into this spectacular person,
An otherworldly figure made of dandelions and grass
But when I peer into the looking glass,
I only see a fragile girl, lost in the fantasies of others
You tell me so much of what you made me up to be
That I, sometimes forget, it is okay to be flawed.
It is okay to be human, it is okay
to be real and genuine to myself.

Topic(s) of this poem: loss, love, love and dreams

Comments about Blow Up Doll by Medusa Waves

  • Crayon Poet (9/14/2019 2:47:00 PM)

    The subject is serious, but the title is funny - thanks for the needed laugh and remain strong. (Report)Reply

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  • Bernard F. Asuncion (4/22/2018 2:13:00 AM)

    Dear Medusa, such a well expressed message👍👍👍 (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 21, 2018

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