Illusions

staring into the sun
nothing to hold on to
listening to underground songs
then, now long forgotten

my closed eyes I hold up high
to fold them back into me
underground stories, my songs
cordially crisp they’ve gotten

Time’s elusions are framed
and hung all over my soul
subversive bells ring ballads
around my empty fingers ten.

But the reflection
Seen in the bus’s windows is
Being
Such a
Lie

the true self of me
is sunspots in the dark
is humming wonderful tunes
is reading words of great
conversations
I had with people
who left, and did leave
a long Time ago

(c) Marco G. Casteleijn. 2014

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Illusions

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s