26 Sep



She steams up

the mirror

with her breath

and writes his name.


Wiping the glass clean

with her sleeve

she sees herself


in the reflection.



© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Art by Francine van Hove


Posted by on September 26, 2016 in Poetry, Still Life


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8 responses to “Mirror

  1. HisAlone

    September 26, 2016 at 5:14 pm

    sweet, innocent..


  2. Social Experiment Participant

    September 26, 2016 at 5:47 pm

    You always have the best art to.go along with your pieces.

    Liked by 2 people

  3. Cinn

    September 26, 2016 at 11:08 pm

    Ever since I heard you read, I am honestly disappointed each time you don’t
    That said…. Beautiful

    Liked by 2 people

  4. mattdadblogs

    September 28, 2016 at 7:34 pm

    I heard the sound
    That cloth across a wet mirror sounds like.
    She made me smile thinking we have all done the same. Since childhood

    Liked by 2 people


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