So, yeah if you’re new to the #ProjectPoetry posts, here’s the skinny.
#ProjectPoetry is a creative writing project written in collaboration by 4 bloggers, a poem a week, 4 weeks.
Each poem starts with a line from the previous poets poem.
My iPad is an asshole and refuses to let me paste hyperlinks to my blog posts so please check the end of this post for a links to the previous poems.
Smile like it’s alright
Hold perfect poise
Don’t let the mask slide
to ease other’s concern
Nothing to see here
Nothing to learn
Learn how to carry it
by your eyes
Smile lines can hold a perfect disguise
Though when the mask slips
And the cracks begin showing
You can not be angry at them for
A smile as a mask
A smile as defenses
A smile to hide darkness
Flat White Concepts – http://theflatwhiteblog.wordpress.com/2014/10/01/projectpoetry-3/