April 4 – Prompt: “Your favorite body part on yourself”
“Two small pools of the lightest blue,
Show the world a most gentle hue,
And reflect the best of what they see –
To them, your potential isn’t some mystery.
And yet, to some, they are cold as ice
As if I wouldn’t have to think twice
If you should cross me or hurt my kin,
They would never again let you in.
But if you can be gentle with your strength
You’ll find there is no end to the length
Of what they allow you to see inside –
The soul no longer something they wish to hide.
They have watched as things change,
And seen how one can rearrange,
Yet hold on to what remains most true
To the bits and pieces of what makes you – you.
And should I never see through them again,
I’ll carry the lessons learned deep within
As I remember those beautiful blues
And share a sould fulfilled that one cannot lose.
– B. Biter 2019