Broken Glass

Broken Glass prose poem

Uploaded by Shawnie Rutter


BROKEN GLASS
Standing here in front of me
Are many pieces before me
Looking down all I see
Are different colored pieces
Of what was me
Broken, shattered and scattered
Use to resemble me
The glass I see before me
Nothing but sharp and unruly
I take this time
To gain what is mine
By walking through this journey
My last step I cried
To only realize
All the pieces I put behind
Looking down
All I see
Is a life of opportunity
Broken, shattered and scattered
Once was me
Now living purposefully
~S.Rutter

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