Shy Cynic


Shy Cynic

I find your droll smile curious.
What’s more I find it spurious.
Your dry smile, its mocking curl
as you address that certain girl
cannot hide the truth that you’ve been smitten.
By the love bug, you’ve been bitten.
For in your heart, I see a lake
moister than gestures that you make.
Your truth’s exposed there in your eyes.
Please lose that smirk your glance belies.


The prompt today was droll.

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About lifelessons

My blog, which started out to be about overcoming grief, quickly grew into a blog about celebrating life. I post daily: poems, photographs, essays or stories. I've lived in countries all around the globe but have finally come to rest in Mexico, where I've lived since 2001. My books may be found on Amazon in Kindle and print format, my art in local Ajijic galleries. Hope to see you at my blog.

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