Faces

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Faces,

Interfaces,

Spaces for comings

And goings.

 

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Open or shy,

Averted,

 

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Concentrated,

Concerned,

Observant,

Sans le savoir;

 

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All speak.

With or without words,

With or without breath;

 

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All invite.

With or without eyes,

The invitation to know

 

 

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It is a mystery

How our awareness draws meaning from

Curve and angle, orifice and orb.

 

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Our mind creates the personalities;

Endless narratives spin and swirl,

Like moving pictures on a silvery screen.

 

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(Our awareness the light,

Our mind the lens)

 

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We look to the face to connect,

To relate,

To recognize,

And to know recognition.

 

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(Perhaps most, hoping, searching

To find recognition…)

 

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Faces,

Interfaces,

Basis for knowing.

 

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(Screen or mirror?)

 

Words and Photos by Woodland Gnome 2014

 

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National Poetry Writing Month

About woodlandgnome

Lifelong teacher and gardener.

9 responses to “Faces

  1. So beautiful, WG. I laughed when I saw the robin leaning around the irises as if to say, “Who’s there?”

  2. What a beautiful daffodil. It does indeed have a face.

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