I appear much as I must,
impenetrable and silent to all,
friends and strangers alike.

For, to let them look inside,
would be to expose to their gaze,
my own yawning abyss.

Therefore nothing is amiss,
mask uncomfortably in place,
a sheet of ice to cover the turmoil.


Published by raburcke

I am a comedy writer, oil painter and the founder of this site. Do join me and we will make it a place that everyone will be happy to visit.

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