LIfe as poetry
Wow, Willow. I really like what you did with this. The second stanza is strong but sad. You tell it like it is!
I like the image of the wax melting like tears, Willow.
The imagination is explosive here! Nice nice nice :)
Nice poem, Willow. Very visual with strong emotions. Mine is a little about fear, too ...
First out of the box ... with a great poem!
Oh excellent!! I really like this. Very tactile and visual.
Wow. This was brilliant and very poignant. So many times we wear masks to cover our true feelings while we are "melting" inside. Nicely done!
Very good...this is really genius!
Wow how good is that!!!
Love the way all sorts of suggestions and allusions seem to hover in the background as I read.
I like the jack-o-lantern image - pasting a big smile. You would think that everyone could tell that the smile is fake, but I guess most people see "Jack" & not "lantern."
Poignant and good. Short and full.