Losing Face


I don’t know that face,
even though
it seeped




lives ago and
peers out at
me often
curtains of

How can it be
I don’t know you

• • •

©2013, Jen Payne
IMAGE: The Face of Genius, Rene Magritte

9 Responses

  1. A Magritte I don’t know, and a mysterious poem —
    Two gifts of the day.
    P.S. It doesn’t actually matter so much that you don’t know her — because she knows you.

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