Zoe Nyght

Rookie (September 5th,1988 / Artesia, California)

Multifaceted - Poem by Zoe Nyght

Amidst a raucous background, I blend myself
with the noise
as a chameleon does.
I crawl through pulsing colors on painted walls,
cloning rhythm
with technical ease.

The next time, though, I am quiet, and colorless
insecure.
Locked in place
sweat forms on my frantic lip as
I am smeared against the vibrant
talking ceiling,
stark-naked, the only thing I have to offer is my own
crystal silence,
reflective in the light.


(This is supposed to be aligned in the middle. This is not its true form.)



[October 23rd,2004]


Comments about Multifaceted by Zoe Nyght

  • (3/7/2005 5:37:00 PM)

    it seems poemhunter is constantly wreaking havoc on your poems...i understand, fictionpress did the same to mine. but about the poem: I liked the voice, you can feel her distress in the second line (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 7, 2005

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 9, 2005


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