Behind Blue Eyes
A Free Verse
There is beauty in wrinkles
An unmistakable splendor beyond age
In his shrunken leaf enfolds
Eternal flame that won’t fade
A crown of silver hair
An inescapable fixed mark
His fairness may decline
Yet a timeless youth hides
Behind those blue eyes
© 2016 Maria. All Rights Reserved.
Photo Credit: WYSIWYG
Today’s Filipino word prompt is “bughaw” which refers to the color “blue”. Also, this piece was inspired by Mandi’s splendid poem entitled, Your Wrinkles Makes You Beautiful. ❤
Come on! Write a poem or a fiction
Snap a photo under the sun
A six-word tale or a long post, perhaps?
Let’s all get word-high this July!
Want to join the fun? Find the prompt words HERE! Don’t forget to pingback & use the tag WordHighJuly. Mazel tov! 😉