JRose S


The Girl In The Mirror - Poem by JRose S

The key that unlocks the road ahead is lost without a trace
Futures road stands in time waiting locked until revealed
Until that time I must find the girl I left behind
My dreams tell secrets in nightmares form
Vision blurred by misconceptions
Standing still remembering, deciphering, forgetting
I hold close to what is dear remember through the fear
Walk away, begin to grow, unearth what I don't know
My tears they fall, like winter's ice, piecing the soul of the forgotten life
The girl I lost, she's buried deep, beneath the rubble
Only one path will lead me to that place I long ago left
Break down the walls, remember the forgotten
Find the mess that lies within and build
Build the soul of scars and patch those best I can
Only time will tell what can become
Of all that's left unknown,
Forgotten,
The girl in the past,
The girl in the mirror….


Poet's Notes about The Poem

JRose
2/15/13

Comments about The Girl In The Mirror by JRose S

  • Sandy Player (3/4/2013 4:48:00 PM)

    One girl in the mirror and with time its as if you see into the reflection of a reflection in the mirror behind you and it becomes the girls in the mirror. I like the mirror picture, though it is common, because it does tell that the image we see cannot be reached, like looking at the world through glass; like being in a bell jar. And it's always an excitingly mysterious thing to play with the idea of looking into a mirror and seeing an unnaturally past view of ourselves (Report)Reply

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  • (3/4/2013 1:47:00 AM)

    Totally love this one. Deep emotion grabs your heart and gives it feelings, wondering what will come about. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, March 3, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, March 4, 2013


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