Thursday, July 2

Double Take

our desire
to be coupled with others

when all-the-while

our desire is
to be coupled
with ourselves

pairing the best in us
pairing the worst in us
paring of the virulent
through a shrinking lens

How much to cut away
before you get to the truth
of who you are?

Written in response to ReadWritePrompt #81
Photo Prompt Credit: XX by oncle Jim


gautami tripathy said...

Introspection..I like that. You took this into another direction!

equus asinus asinus

Wayne Pitchko said...

yes.....i really liked where this went

Janet said...

This captures it.