A Broken View

Pieces of broken glass
Scattered across a sidewalk
A black window frame, bent and broken
Pieces of a view, shattered

As I step over it all
I see the sky on the ground
Reflections from above
Wondering what had happened

Clear shapes cover the grass
Bits of metal, bent into a pose
I was waiting for blood
I expected to see a body

© Dallas J. Moore 2013

 

2 thoughts on “A Broken View

  1. Wow, I found this really powerful. Well done 👏
    Would love it if you’d look at some of my work and pleas comment! Love to hear the opinions of other poets 🙂

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    1. Thank you for the kind words. I appreciate your reading my latest post. I would be happy to read some of your work as well! Always good to connect with other writers, styles and support the community of writing.
      Dallas J. Moore

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