Melanie Agua

Rookie (1980 / Philippines)

Mirrors Underneath - Poem by Melanie Agua

Anonymity has giant leaps
that makes one vanished
and would not be tracked,
like soap bubbles busted.

It's a cushion for a repose,
when one's name becomes
too clutched to a shy neck,
booked for public's fancy.

And what fame embellishes
something must reciprocate;
that each concrete passage
has mirrors below the skirt.

Comments about Mirrors Underneath by Melanie Agua

  • (9/23/2006 10:12:00 AM)

    mirrors beneath the skirt does not leave much it worth what fame embellishes....guess some have to ask themselves your question....great poem...Vallerie (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, September 23, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, September 18, 2010

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