Posts tagged ‘mirror’

October 28, 2017


by thereluctantpoet


By Charles Robert Lindholm

The mirror shows me

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May 19, 2017

The Gifts I am Given

by braveandrecklessblog

The mirror  that I look

at myself in is






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February 12, 2017

A Turbulent Mirror

by shoummo.faiyaz


“Everything around me is evaporating. My whole life, my memories, my imagination and its contents, my personality – it’s all evaporating. I continuously feel that I was someone else, that I felt something else, that I thought something else. What I’m attending here is a show with another set. And the show I’m attending is myself.”

― Fernando Pessoa

Do I weave these moments, or do they weave me? 

Blinking here, flickering there, caught in a breeze, 

Spiraling out, or spinning in, no hint of intention. 

Caught in the scope of a placid sea, a spotless reflection. 

Staining me with hues of another time, another story, 

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September 30, 2016


by markfahmy


Mirrors reflect
what we wish to see
Mirrors tell
of other people we’re dying to be

Mirrors speak
what we’d like to hear
Mirrors hide
what we want to see disappear

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November 25, 2015

Mirrored sea

by Jem Croucher


Sea shines as a mirror
As night time gathers round
The breeze the faintest whisper
Waves break without a sound

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January 19, 2015

Honest Examination

by graypoet

Looking in a mirror, what do you see
Do you examine yourself, completely
We fix our hair or check our face
A quick look, everything is in place.

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April 16, 2014

Seeing Ones Self

by graypoet


I have paused at the mirror and wondered
What image is projected, how am I perceived
Do others accept me in the way that I believe
Do I correctly interpret the looks that I receive.

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September 2, 2012

Becoming (her)

by Worldly Winds
Looking Glass

Looking Glass (Photo credit: Elena Kalis)

She looks in the mirror,

and stares in the glass.

Memories visual,

the haunting has passed.

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